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FreeBSD Ports: xli

Information

Severity

Severity

High

Family

Family

FreeBSD Local Security Checks

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

7.5

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Patch

Created

Created

14 years ago

Modified

Modified

6 years ago

Summary

The remote host is missing an update to the system as announced in the referenced advisory.

Insight

Insight

The following packages are affected: xli xloadimage CVE-2005-0638 xloadimage before 4.1-r2, and xli before 1.17, allows attackers to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters in filenames for compressed images, which are not properly quoted when calling the gunzip command.

Solution

Solution

Update your system with the appropriate patches or software upgrades. http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=79762 http://www.vuxml.org/freebsd/310d0087-0fde-4929-a41f-96f17c5adffe.html

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE)