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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-4261

Multiple directory traversal vulnerabilities in the iallocator framework in Ganeti 1.2.4 through 1.2.8, 2.0.0 through 2.0.4, and 2.1.0 before 2.1.0~rc2 allow (1) remote attackers to execute arbitrary programs via a crafted external script name supplied through the HTTP remote API (RAPI) and allow (2) local users to execute arbitrary programs and gain privileges via a crafted external script name supplied through a gnt-* command, related to "path sanitization errors."
Publish Date : 2009-12-21 Last Update Date : 2018-10-10
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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 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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeGain privilegesDirectory traversal

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-1959 ganeti -- missing input sanitation oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6868 unix
DSA-1959-1 ganeti -- missing input sanitation oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13665 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-2009-4261

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Roman Marxer Ganeti 1.2.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Roman Marxer Ganeti 1.2.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Roman Marxer Ganeti 1.2.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Roman Marxer Ganeti 1.2.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Roman Marxer Ganeti 1.2.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Roman Marxer Ganeti 2.0.0 RC1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Roman Marxer Ganeti 2.0.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Roman Marxer Ganeti 2.0.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Roman Marxer Ganeti 2.0.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Roman Marxer Ganeti 2.0.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Roman Marxer Ganeti 2.1.0 RC1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Roman Marxer Ganeti 11

- References For CVE-2009-4261
BUGTRAQ 20091217 [Suspected Spam][oCERT-2009-019] Ganeti path sanitization errors
MLIST [oss-security] 20091217 [oCERT-2009-019] Ganeti path sanitization errors
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SECUNIA 37849;a=commit;h=f95c81bf21c177f7e6a2c53ea0613034326329bd CONFIRM;a=blobdiff;f=lib/;h=81302575487a44ed192e61aa7b21888a215ef215;hp=c353878ed83ce66d21c237da5e709dedd7b6f26b;hb=0084657a21afb49c6f74498f27b97dfdbc42b383;hpb=d24cb69273e4b03ffcd4e4768d95841b5570e264 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-4261

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