Upstream information

CVE-2008-4641 at MITRE

Description

The DoCommand function in jhead.c in Matthias Wandel jhead 2.84 and earlier allows attackers to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters in unspecified input.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having critical severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 10
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 435979 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE 11.0
  • jhead-debuginfo >= 2.82-11.3
  • jhead-debugsource >= 2.82-11.3
openSUSE 11.0
  • jhead >= 2.82-11.3
openSUSE 11.1
  • jhead >= 2.84-1.24.1
  • jhead-debuginfo >= 2.84-1.24.1
  • jhead-debugsource >= 2.84-1.24.1
openSUSE 11.1
  • jhead >= 2.84-1.24.1
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • jhead >= 3.00-3.2
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.1 GA jhead
openSUSE Leap 42.2
  • jhead >= 3.00-4.3
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.2 GA jhead
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • jhead >= 3.00-6.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.3 GA jhead
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • jhead >= 3.00-1.8
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA jhead