CVE-2008-2478 Details

CVE-2008-2478

Published: 2008-05-28
Last Modified: 2018-10-11
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database
CVE Assigner: cve@mitre.org
Summary

** DISPUTED ** scripts/wwwacct in cPanel 11.18.6 STABLE and earlier and 11.23.1 CURRENT and earlier allows remote authenticated users with reseller privileges to execute arbitrary code via shell metacharacters in the Email address field (aka Email text box). NOTE: the vendor disputes this, stating "I'm unable to reproduce such an issue on multiple servers running different versions of cPanel."

Analysis
Common Vulnerability Score System v2.0
Severity High
Base Score 8.5/10
Exploit Score 6.8/10
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication Single
Impact Score 10/10
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Vector String AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C
Common Vulnerability Score System v3.1

NIST has not assigned a CVSSv3.1 Score.

Products Reported
CPE Vulnerable Start Excluding
cpe:2.3:a:cpanel:cpanel:*:stable:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:a:cpanel:cpanel:*:current:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
References

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/492223/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/492259/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29277
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020042
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/42529

CVE ID
CVE-2008-2478
Published
2008-05-28
Modified
2018-10-11
CVSSv2.0
High
PCI Compliance
Fail
US-CERT Alert
No
CWE
CWE-94

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