CVE-2008-6937

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General

Score:10.0/10.0
Severity:High
Category:Input Validation Error
Exploit:Available

Impact Metrics

Confidentiality:Complete
Integrity:Complete
Availability:Complete

Exploitability Metrics

Access Vector:Network
Access Complexity:Low
Authentication:None

Published on 11/08/09 - Updated on 17/08/17

Description

Argument injection vulnerability in Exodus 0.10 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary command line arguments, overwrite arbitrary files, and cause a denial of service via encoded spaces in an xmpp:// URI, a different vector than CVE-2008-6935 and CVE-2008-6936. NOTE: the provenance of this information is unknown; the details are obtained solely from third party information.

Category: Input Validation Error

CWE-94 (Code Injection)
The software constructs all or part of a code segment using externally-influenced input from an upstream component, but it does not neutralize or incorrectly neutralizes special elements that could modify the syntax or behavior of the intended code segment.

Security Notices

US National Vulnerability DatabaseCVE-2008-6937

Exploits

Exploit-DBEDB-7145, EDB-7167

Relative technologies

VendorProduct
jabberexodus

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