FreeBSD : rubygem-mail -- Remote Arbitrary Shell Command Injection Vulnerability (1cae628c-3569-11e0-8e81-0022190034c0)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

Secunia reports :

Input passed via an email from address is not properly sanitised in
the 'deliver()' function
(lib/mail/network/delivery_methods/sendmail.rb) before being used as a
command line argument. This can be exploited to inject arbitrary shell
commands.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?a5e52760
http://www.nessus.org/u?6d00d093

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 51962 ()

Bugtraq ID: 46021

CVE ID: CVE-2011-0739

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