2088 : vpopmail-CGIApps vpasswd.cgi Remote Command Execution
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2002-10-24

Description

Due to insufficient sanitization of user-supplied input in vpasswd.cgi, it is possible to pass arbitrary commands to the os.system() function. Exploiting this vulnerability allows a potential intruder to execute arbitrary system commands with the permissions of the web server.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Solution: Workaround
Exploit: Exploit Public
Disclosure: Vendor Verified, Vendor Verified, Coordinated Disclosure
OSVDB: Web Related

Solution

As this is a high risk vulnerability, please upgrade immediately to vpopmail-CGIApps v0.3 or newer.

Products

Unknown or Incomplete

References

Tools & Filters

Nikto

1062
11165

Snort

1994

Credit

Unknown or Incomplete

CVSSv2 Score

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