FreeBSD : ksh93 -- certain environment variables interpreted as arithmetic expressions on startup, leading to code injection (8b20d716-49df-11ea-9f7b-206a8a720317)
High Nessus Plugin ID 133588
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Upstream ksh93 maintainer Siteshwar Vashisht reports : A flaw was found in the way ksh evaluates certain environment variables. An attacker could use this flaw to override or bypass environment restrictions to execute shell commands. Services and applications that allow remote unauthenticated attackers to provide one of those environment variables could allow them to exploit this issue remotely.