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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2004-1037

The search function in TWiki 20030201 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters in a search string.
Publish Date : 2005-03-01 Last Update Date : 2017-07-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2004-1037

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Gentoo Linux Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Twiki Twiki 2003-02-01 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Gentoo Linux 1
Twiki Twiki 1

- References For CVE-2004-1037
FULLDISC 20041116 Re: [Full-Disclosure] TWiki search function allows arbitrary shell command execution
BID 11674 TWiki Search Shell Metacharacter Remote Arbitrary Command Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-12
XF twik-search-command-execution(18062)
GENTOO GLSA-200411-33
BUGTRAQ 20041112 TWiki search function allows arbitrary shell command execution

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2004-1037

TWiki Search Function Arbitrary Command Execution
This module exploits a vulnerability in the search component of TWiki. By passing a 'search' parameter containing shell metacharacters to the 'WebSearch' script, an attacker can execute arbitrary OS commands.
Module type : exploit Rank : excellent Platforms : Unix

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