CVE-2012-4548

Impact:
Important
Public Date:
2012-10-28
CWE:
CWE-78
Bugzilla:
870713: CVE-2012-4548 cgit: syntax-highlighting.sh command injection

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Argument injection vulnerability in syntax-highlighting.sh in cgit 9.0.3 and earlier allows remote authenticated users with permissions to add files to execute arbitrary commands via the --plug-in argument to the highlight command.

Find out more about CVE-2012-4548 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score 8.5
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication Single
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete

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