FreeNAS Remote Shell Command Execution Vulnerability

Published: 2010-11-19 12:40:50

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Detection Type:
Remote Vulnerability

Summary:
FreeNAS is prone to a shell-command-execution vulnerability because the application fails to properly sanitize user-supplied input. An attacker can exploit the remote shell-command-execution issue to execute arbitrary shell commands in the context of the webserver process. FreeNAS versions prior to 0.7.2 rev.5543 are vulnerable.

Solution Type:
Vendor will not fix

Recommendations:
No known solution was made available for at least one year since the disclosure of this vulnerability. Likely none will be provided anymore. General solution options are to upgrade to a newer release, disable respective features, remove the product or replace the product by another one.

SecurityFocus Bugtraq ID:

https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/44974

References:

https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/44974
http://sourceforge.net/projects/freenas/

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Severity
High
CVSS Score
10.0

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