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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-4112

Cacti 0.8.7e and earlier allows remote authenticated administrators to gain privileges by modifying the "Data Input Method" for the "Linux - Get Memory Usage" setting to contain arbitrary commands.
Publish Date : 2009-11-30 Last Update Date : 2018-10-10
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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 ???
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Gain privileges
CWE ID 264

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2009-4112 unix
DSA-1954 cacti -- insufficient input sanitising oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6983 unix
DSA-1954-1 cacti -- insufficient input sanitising oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13514 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-2009-4112

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Cacti Cacti * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Cacti Cacti 0.6.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Cacti Cacti 0.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Cacti Cacti 0.8.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Cacti Cacti 0.8.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Cacti Cacti 0.8.2a * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Cacti Cacti 0.8.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Cacti Cacti 0.8.3a * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Cacti Cacti 0.8.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Cacti Cacti 0.8.5a * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Cacti Cacti 0.8.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Cacti Cacti 0.8.6c * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Cacti Cacti 0.8.6i * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Cacti Cacti 0.8.6f * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Cacti Cacti 0.8.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Cacti Cacti 0.8.7a * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Cacti Cacti 16

- References For CVE-2009-4112
BUGTRAQ 20091126 Cacti 0.8.7e: Multiple security issues
XF cacti-dim-command-execution(54473)
MLIST [oss-security] 20091126 Re: CVE Request - Cacti - 0.8.7e
BID 37137 Cacti 'Linux - Get Memory Usage' Remote Command Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2010-01-12
FULLDISC 20091125 Cacti 0.8.7e: Multiple security issues
MLIST [oss-security] 20091130 Re: CVE Request - Cacti - 0.8.7e
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2020:0272
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2020:0284
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2020:0558
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2020:0565

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-4112

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