CVE-2011-2716

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Description

The DHCP client (udhcpc) in BusyBox before 1.20.0 allows remote DHCP servers to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters in the (1) HOST_NAME, (2) DOMAIN_NAME, (3) NIS_DOMAIN, and (4) TFTP_SERVER_NAME host name options.

References

http://downloads.avaya.com/css/P8/documents/100158840

http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/153278/WAGO-852-Industrial-Managed-Switch-Series-Code-Execution-Hardcoded-Credentials.html

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-0810.html

http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2019/Jun/18

http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2020/Aug/20

http://secunia.com/advisories/45363

http://www.busybox.net/news.html

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2012:129

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/48879

https://bugs.busybox.net/show_bug.cgi?id=3979

https://seclists.org/bugtraq/2019/Jun/14

https://support.t-mobile.com/docs/DOC-21994

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2012-07-03

Updated: 2020-08-27

Type: CWE-20

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 6.8

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

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 3.2

Severity: MEDIUM

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:o:t-mobile:tm-ac1900:3.0.0.4.376_3169:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Configuration 2

OR

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:0.60.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.00:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.0.0:pre1:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.0.0:pre10:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.0.0:pre2:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.0.0:pre3:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.0.0:pre4:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.0.0:pre5:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.0.0:pre6:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.0.0:pre7:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.0.0:pre8:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.0.0:pre9:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.0.0:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.0.0:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.0.0:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.01:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.1.0:pre1:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.2.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.6.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.7.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.7.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.8.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.9.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.9.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.9.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.10.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.10.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.10.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.10.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.10.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.11.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.11.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.11.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.11.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.12.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.12.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.12.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.12.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.12.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.13.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.13.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.13.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.13.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.13.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.14.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.14.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.14.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.14.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.14.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.15.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.15.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.15.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.15.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.16.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.16.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.16.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.17.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.17.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.17.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.17.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.17.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.18.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.18.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.18.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.18.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.18.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.18.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.19.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.19.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:1.19.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:busybox:busybox:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 1.19.4 (inclusive)

Tenable Plugins

View all (11 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
79283RHEL 5 : rhev-hypervisor5 (RHSA-2012:0168)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
71168GLSA-201312-02 : BusyBox: Multiple vulnerabilitiesNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
high
69593Amazon Linux AMI : busybox (ALAS-2012-103)NessusAmazon Linux Local Security Checks
high
68550Oracle Linux 6 : busybox (ELSA-2012-0810)NessusOracle Linux Local Security Checks
high
68479Oracle Linux 5 : busybox (ELSA-2012-0308)NessusOracle Linux Local Security Checks
high
61978Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : busybox (MDVSA-2012:129-1)NessusMandriva Local Security Checks
high
61337Scientific Linux Security Update : busybox on SL6.x i386/x86_64 (20120620)NessusScientific Linux Local Security Checks
high
61257Scientific Linux Security Update : busybox on SL5.x i386/x86_64 (20120221)NessusScientific Linux Local Security Checks
high
59921CentOS 6 : busybox (CESA-2012:0810)NessusCentOS Local Security Checks
high
59586RHEL 6 : busybox (RHSA-2012:0810)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
58062RHEL 5 : busybox (RHSA-2012:0308)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high