CVE-2009-4273

Impact:
Important
Public Date:
2009-12-18
CWE:
CWE-78
Bugzilla:
550172: CVE-2009-4273 systemtap: remote code execution via stap-server

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

stap-server in SystemTap before 1.1 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters in stap command-line arguments in a request.

Find out more about CVE-2009-4273 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 7.9
Base Metrics AV:A/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Adjacent Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (systemtap) RHSA-2010:0124 2010-03-01

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