CVE-2007-4993

NameCVE-2007-4993
Descriptionpygrub (tools/pygrub/src/GrubConf.py) in Xen 3.0.3, when booting a guest domain, allows local users with elevated privileges in the guest domain to execute arbitrary commands in domain 0 via a crafted grub.conf file whose contents are used in exec statements.
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-1384-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: local)
Debian Bugs444430
Debian/oldstablenot known to be vulnerable.
Debian/stablenot known to be vulnerable.
Debian/testingnot known to be vulnerable.
Debian/unstablenot known to be vulnerable.

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
xen-3source(unstable)3.1.1-1medium444430
xen-3.0source(unstable)(unfixed)medium
xen-3.0sourceetch3.0.3-0-3mediumDSA-1384-1

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