Executive Summary

Summary
TitleXRootD: Remote code execution
Informations
NameGLSA-201903-11First vendor Publication2019-03-14
VendorGentooLast vendor Modification2019-03-14
Severity (Vendor) N/ARevisionN/A

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Cvss Base Score10Attack RangeNetwork
Cvss Impact Score10Attack ComplexityLow
Cvss Expoit Score10AuthenticationNone Required
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Detail

Synopsis

A vulnerability was discovered in XRootD which could lead to the remote execution of code.

Background

A project that aims at giving high performance, scalable, and fault tolerant access to data repositories of many kinds.

Description

A shell command injection was discovered in XRootD.

Impact

A remote attacker could execute arbitrary code.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All XRootD users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-libs/xrootd-4.8.3"

References

[ 1 ] CVE-2017-1000215 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-1000215

Availability

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at the Gentoo Security Website:

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201903-11

Original Source

Url : http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201903-11.xml

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

%idName
100 %CWE-77Improper Sanitization of Special Elements used in a Command ('Command Injection')

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

TypeDescriptionCount
Application1

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DateInformations
2019-03-14 05:18:31
  • First insertion