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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-4111

Argument injection vulnerability in Mail/sendmail.php in the Mail package 1.1.14, 1.2.0b2, and possibly other versions for PEAR allows remote attackers to read and write arbitrary files via a crafted $recipients parameter, and possibly other parameters, a different vulnerability than CVE-2009-4023.
Publish Date : 2009-11-29 Last Update Date : 2010-12-07
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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 None
Vulnerability Type(s)

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2009-4111 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-2009-4111

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Pear Mail 1.1.14 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Pear Mail 1.2.0b2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Pear Mail 2

- References For CVE-2009-4111
MLIST [oss-security] 20091128 Re: CVE request: Argument injections in multiple PEAR packages
MLIST [oss-security] 20091123 CVE request: Argument injections in multiple PEAR packages
BID 37395 PEAR Sendmail 'Recipient' Parameter Arbitrary Argument Injection Vulnerability Release Date:2014-12-18
SUSE SUSE-SR:2010:020

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-4111

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