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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-2251

rssh 2.3.2, as used by Debian, Fedora, and others, when the rsync protocol is enabled, allows local users to bypass intended restricted shell access via a (1) "-e" or (2) "--" command line option.
Publish Date : 2013-01-10 Last Update Date : 2013-01-14
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.4
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 Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Bypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 20

- Products Affected By CVE-2012-2251

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Debian Debian Linux Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Fedoraproject Fedora Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Pizzashack Rssh 2.3.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Debian Debian Linux 1
Fedoraproject Fedora 1
Pizzashack Rssh 1

- References For CVE-2012-2251

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2012-11/0101.html
BUGTRAQ 20121127 Re: rssh security announcement
http://www.debian.org/security/2012/dsa-2578
DEBIAN DSA-2578
http://secunia.com/advisories/51307
SECUNIA 51307
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/56708
BID 56708 rssh Command Line Filtering Multiple Remote Arbitrary Command Execution Vulnerabilities Release Date:2013-11-28
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/11/27/15
MLIST [oss-security] 20121128 rssh: incorrect filtering of command line options
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=877279 CONFIRM
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/80334
XF rssh-eoption-command-execution(80334)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-2251

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


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