CVE-2017-9462

Impact:
Important
Public Date:
2017-04-18
CWE:
CWE-284
Bugzilla:
1459482: CVE-2017-9462 mercurial: Python debugger accessible to authorized users
A flaw was found in the way "hg serve --stdio" command in Mercurial handled command-line options. A remote, authenticated attacker could use this flaw to execute arbitrary code on the Mercurial server by using specially crafted command-line options.

Find out more about CVE-2017-9462 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v3 metrics

CVSS3 Base Score 6.3
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L
Attack Vector Network
Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required Low
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Low
Integrity Impact Low
Availability Impact Low

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (mercurial) RHSA-2017:1576 2017-06-27
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (mercurial) RHSA-2017:1576 2017-06-27

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