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Alpine Linux: CVE-2017-12904: newsbeuter Remote code execution

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2017-12904: newsbeuter Remote code execution

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
08/23/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
09/20/2017
Modified
12/04/2019

Description

Improper Neutralization of Special Elements used in an OS Command in bookmarking function of Newsbeuter versions 0.7 through 2.9 allows remote attackers to perform user-assisted code execution by crafting an RSS item that includes shell code in its title and/or URL.

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-newsbeuter

References

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-newsbeuter

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