CVE-2007-4560

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Description

clamav-milter in ClamAV before 0.91.2, when run in black hole mode, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters that are used in a certain popen call, involving the "recipient field of sendmail."

References

http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307562

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008/Mar/msg00001.html

http://secunia.com/advisories/26654

http://secunia.com/advisories/26674

http://secunia.com/advisories/26683

http://secunia.com/advisories/26751

http://secunia.com/advisories/26822

http://secunia.com/advisories/26916

http://secunia.com/advisories/29420

http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200709-14.xml

http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3063

http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1366

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:172

http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_18_sr.html

http://www.nruns.com/security_advisory_clamav_remote_code_exection.php

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/477723/100/0/threaded

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/25439

http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1018610

http://www.trustix.org/errata/2007/0026/

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0924/references

https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-September/msg00104.html

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2007-08-28

Updated: 2018-10-15

Type: CWE-78

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 7.6

Vector: AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 4.9

Severity: HIGH

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 0.91.1 (inclusive)

Tenable Plugins

View all (7 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
31605Mac OS X Multiple Vulnerabilities (Security Update 2008-002)NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
critical
29830ClamAV clamav-milter black-hole-mode Sendmail Recipient Field Arbitrary Command ExecutionNessusSMTP problems
high
27747Fedora 7 : clamav-0.91.2-2.fc7 (2007-2050)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
high
26104GLSA-200709-14 : ClamAV: Multiple vulnerabilitiesNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
high
25969Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : clamav (MDKSA-2007:172)NessusMandriva Local Security Checks
high
25966Debian DSA-1366-1 : clamav - several vulnerabilitiesNessusDebian Local Security Checks
high
4183ClamAV < 0.91.2 Multiple Remote DoS (deprecated)Nessus Network MonitorWeb Clients
high