CVE-2007-3770

NameCVE-2007-3770
DescriptionThe terminal_helper_execute function in terminal/terminal.c in Xfce Terminal 0.2.6 allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters in a crafted link, as demonstrated using the "Open Link" functionality.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1393-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs437454

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
xfce4-terminal (PTS)wheezy0.4.8-1fixed
jessie0.6.3-1fixed
stretch0.8.3-1fixed
buster, sid0.8.6-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
xfce4-terminalsource(unstable)0.2.6-3high437454
xfce4-terminalsourceetch0.2.5.6rc1-2etch1highDSA-1393-1

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