GLSA-200411-37 : Open DC Hub: Remote code execution

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 15843


The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200411-37 (Open DC Hub: Remote code execution)

Donato Ferrante discovered a buffer overflow vulnerability in the RedirectAll command of the Open DC Hub.
Impact :

Upon exploitation, a remote user with administrative privileges can execute arbitrary code on the system running the Open DC Hub.
Workaround :

Only give administrative rights to trusted users.


All Open DC Hub users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-p2p/opendchub-0.7.14-r2'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 15843

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-200411-37.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Published: 2004/11/29

Modified: 2015/04/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:opendchub, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Patch Publication Date: 2004/11/28

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2004/11/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-1127

OSVDB: 12137

GLSA: 200411-37