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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-2085

The exec_command function in common/ in Gajim before 0.15 allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters in an href attribute.
Publish Date : 2012-08-28 Last Update Date : 2013-04-18
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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) Execute Code

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-2453-1 gajim - several oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18378 unix
DSA-2453-2 gajim - regression oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20130 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-2012-2085

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Gajim Gajim 0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Gajim Gajim 0.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Gajim Gajim 0.10.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Gajim Gajim 0.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Gajim Gajim 0.11.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Gajim Gajim 0.11.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Gajim Gajim 0.11.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Gajim Gajim 0.11.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Gajim Gajim 0.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Gajim Gajim 0.12.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Gajim Gajim 0.12.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Gajim Gajim 0.12.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Gajim Gajim 0.12.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Gajim Gajim 0.12.5 Beta1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Gajim Gajim 0.12.5 Alpha1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Gajim Gajim 0.12.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Gajim Gajim 0.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Gajim Gajim 0.13.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Gajim Gajim 0.13.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Gajim Gajim 0.13.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Gajim Gajim 0.13.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Gajim Gajim 0.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Gajim Gajim 0.14.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Gajim Gajim 0.14.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Gajim Gajim 0.14.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Gajim Gajim 0.14.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Gajim Gajim 26

- References For CVE-2012-2085
BID 52943 Gajim SQL Injection and Code Execution Vulnerabilities Release Date:2012-08-14 CONFIRM
GENTOO GLSA-201208-04
MLIST [oss-security] 20120408 CVE request: gajim - code execution and sql injection
MLIST [oss-security] 20120408 Re: CVE request: gajim - code execution and sql injection

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-2085

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