CVE-2009-2946

NameCVE-2009-2946
DescriptionEval injection vulnerability in scripts/uscan.pl before Rev 1984 in devscripts allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary Perl code via crafted pathnames on distribution servers for upstream source code used in Debian GNU/Linux packages.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1878-1, DSA-1878-2
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
devscripts (PTS)wheezy, wheezy (security)2.12.6+deb7u2fixed
jessie (security), jessie2.15.3+deb8u1fixed
stretch2.17.6+deb9u1fixed
buster, sid2.17.11fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
devscriptssource(unstable)2.10.54high
devscriptssourceetch2.9.26etch5highDSA-1878-2
devscriptssourcelenny2.10.35lenny7highDSA-1878-2

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