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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2003-1538

susehelp in SuSE Linux 8.1, Enterprise Server 8, Office Server, and Openexchange Server 4 does not properly filter shell metacharacters, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via CGI queries.
Publish Date : 2003-12-31 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.4
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID 20

- Products Affected By CVE-2003-1538

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Suse Office Server Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Suse Suse Linux 8 Enterprise Server Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Suse Suse Linux 8.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Suse Suse Linux Openexchange Server 4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Suse Office Server 1
Suse Suse Linux 2
Suse Suse Linux Openexchange Server 1

- References For CVE-2003-1538

http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2003_005_susehelp.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2003:005
http://secunia.com/advisories/7906
SECUNIA 7906
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1005954
SECTRACK 1005954

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2003-1538

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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