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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-5718

The papd daemon in Netatalk before 2.0.4-beta2, when using certain variables in a pipe command for the print file, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters in a print request, as demonstrated using a crafted Title.
Publish Date : 2008-12-26 Last Update Date : 2009-04-02
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
9.3
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 Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified 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-2008-5718 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20085718 unix
DSA-1705 netatalk -- missing input sanitising oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7168 unix
DSA-1705-1 netatalk -- missing input sanitising oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13450 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-2008-5718

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Netatalk Netatalk 1.4.99-0.20000927 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Netatalk Netatalk 1.4.99-0.20001108 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Netatalk Netatalk 1.5pre8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Netatalk Netatalk 1.5pre3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Netatalk Netatalk 1.5 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Netatalk Netatalk 1.5pre4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Netatalk Netatalk 1.5 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Netatalk Netatalk 1.5pre5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Netatalk Netatalk 1.5pre6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Netatalk Netatalk 1.5pre7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Netatalk Netatalk 1.5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Netatalk Netatalk 1.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Netatalk Netatalk 1.5.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Netatalk Netatalk 1.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Netatalk Netatalk 1.5.3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Netatalk Netatalk 1.5.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Netatalk Netatalk 1.6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Netatalk Netatalk 1.6.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Netatalk Netatalk 1.6.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Netatalk Netatalk 1.6.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Netatalk Netatalk 1.6.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Netatalk Netatalk 1.6.4a Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Netatalk Netatalk 2.0 Beta1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Netatalk Netatalk 2.0 Beta2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Netatalk Netatalk 2.0 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Netatalk Netatalk 2.0 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Netatalk Netatalk 2.0 Alpha1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Netatalk Netatalk 2.0 Alpha2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Netatalk Netatalk 2.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Netatalk Netatalk 2.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Netatalk Netatalk 2.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Netatalk Netatalk 2.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Netatalk Netatalk 32

- References For CVE-2008-5718

http://secunia.com/advisories/33227
SECUNIA 33227
http://secunia.com/advisories/34484
SECUNIA 34484
http://secunia.com/advisories/33548
SECUNIA 33548
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=648189 CONFIRM
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2009/01/13/3
MLIST [oss-security] 20090114 update on CVE-2008-5718
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-March/msg00962.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2009-3064
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-March/msg00966.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2009-3069
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32925
BID 32925 Netatalk Printing Request Arbitrary Command Injection Vulnerability Release Date:2009-03-27
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1705
DEBIAN DSA-1705
http://osvdb.org/50824
OSVDB 50824
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-02/msg00002.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2009:004

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-5718

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


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