Executive Summary

This Alert is flagged as TOP 25 Common Weakness Enumeration from CWE/SANS. For more information, you can read this.
Name CVE-2012-1166 First vendor Publication 2014-05-21
Vendor Cve Last vendor Modification 2014-05-31

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v3

Cvss vector : N/A
Overall CVSS Score NA
Base Score NA Environmental Score NA
impact SubScore NA Temporal Score NA
Exploitabality Sub Score NA
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Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Cvss Base Score 10 Attack Range Network
Cvss Impact Score 10 Attack Complexity Low
Cvss Expoit Score 10 Authentication None Required
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The default keybindings for wwm in LTSP Display Manager (ldm) 2.2.x before 2.2.7 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via the KP_RETURN keybinding, which launches a terminal window.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-1166

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

% Id Name
100 % CWE-78 Improper Sanitization of Special Elements used in an OS Command ('OS Command Injection') (CWE/SANS Top 25)

OVAL Definitions

Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15104
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15104
Title: USN-1398-1 -- LTSP Display Manager vulnerability
Description: ldm: LTSP display manager LTSP Display Manager could be made to run programs as an administrator.
Family: unix Class: patch
Reference(s): USN-1398-1
Version: 7
Platform(s): Ubuntu 11.04
Ubuntu 11.10
Product(s): LTSP
Definition Synopsis:

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

Application 3
Os 2

OpenVAS Exploits

Date Description
2012-03-16 Name : Ubuntu Update for ldm USN-1398-1
File : nvt/gb_ubuntu_USN_1398_1.nasl

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

Date Description
2012-03-13 Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
File : ubuntu_USN-1398-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Sources (Detail)

Source Url
CONFIRM http://irclogs.ltsp.org/?d=2012-03-12
UBUNTU http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1398-1

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2021-05-04 12:19:25
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2021-04-22 01:23:08
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2020-05-23 00:33:08
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2014-05-31 09:20:43
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2014-05-22 21:22:58
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2014-05-21 21:23:32
  • First insertion