CVE-2009-1381

NameCVE-2009-1381
DescriptionThe map_yp_alias function in functions/imap_general.php in SquirrelMail before 1.4.19-1 on Debian GNU/Linux, and possibly other operating systems and versions, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters in a username string that is used by the ypmatch program. NOTE: this issue exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2009-1579.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1802-2
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
squirrelmail (PTS)wheezy2:1.4.23~svn20120406-2fixed
wheezy (security)2:1.4.23~svn20120406-2+deb7u1fixed
jessie (security), jessie2:1.4.23~svn20120406-2+deb8u1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
squirrelmailsource(unstable)2:1.4.19-1medium
squirrelmailsourceetch2:1.4.9a-5mediumDSA-1802-2
squirrelmailsourcelenny2:1.4.15-4+lenny2mediumDSA-1802-2

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