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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-0302

Untrusted search path vulnerability in apt-listchanges.py in apt-listchanges before 2.82 allows local users to execute arbitrary code via a malicious apt-listchanges program in the current working directory.
Publish Date : 2008-01-16 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.2
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID 94

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-0302

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Debian Apt-listchanges 2.81 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Debian Apt-listchanges 1

- References For CVE-2008-0302

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27331
BID 27331 apt-listchanges Unsafe Paths Library Import Local Shell Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2008-01-22
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1465
DEBIAN DSA-1465
http://secunia.com/advisories/28574
SECUNIA 28574
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-572-1
UBUNTU USN-572-1
http://git.madism.org/?p=apt-listchanges.git;a=commitdiff;h=1bcfbf3dc55413bb83a1782dc9a54515a963fb32 CONFIRM
http://packages.debian.org/changelogs/pool/main/a/apt-listchanges/apt-listchanges_2.82/changelog CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/28513
SECUNIA 28513

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-0302

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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