Public Date:
990321: CVE-2013-4482 luci: paster hidden untrusted path and "command" (callable association) injection
A flaw was found in the way the luci service was initialized. If a system administrator started the luci service from a directory that was writable to by a local user, that user could use this flaw to execute arbitrary code as the root or luci user.

Find out more about CVE-2013-4482 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 3.7
Base Metrics AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity High
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (luci) RHSA-2013:1603 2013-11-20

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 conga Not affected


This issue was discovered by Jan Pokorný of Red Hat.

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