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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-4560

clamav-milter in ClamAV before 0.91.2, when run in black hole mode, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters that are used in a certain popen call, involving the "recipient field of sendmail."
Publish Date : 2007-08-27 Last Update Date : 2018-10-15
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.6
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 High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID 78

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2007-4560 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20074560 unix
DSA-1366-1 clamav oval:org.mitre.oval:def:17806 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-4560

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Clam Anti-virus Clamav 0.91.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Clam Anti-virus Clamav 1

- References For CVE-2007-4560

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/25439
BID 25439 ClamAV Popen Function Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2008-03-19
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1018610
SECTRACK 1018610
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_18_sr.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2007:018
http://www.nruns.com/security_advisory_clamav_remote_code_exection.php
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0924/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-0924
http://www.trustix.org/errata/2007/0026/
TRUSTIX 2007-0026
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/477723/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20070824 n.runs-SA-2007.025 - ClamAV Remote Code Execution Advisory
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:172
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:172
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1366
DEBIAN DSA-1366
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200709-14.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200709-14
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3063
SREASON 3063
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307562 CONFIRM
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008/Mar/msg00001.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2008-03-18
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-September/msg00104.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2007-2050

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-4560

ClamAV Milter Blackhole-Mode Remote Code Execution
This module exploits a flaw in the Clam AntiVirus suite 'clamav-milter' (Sendmail mail filter). Versions prior to v0.92.2 are vulnerable. When implemented with black hole mode enabled, it is possible to execute commands remotely due to an insecure popen call.
Module type : exploit Rank : excellent Platforms : Unix


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