CVE-2009-4081

NameCVE-2009-4081
DescriptionUntrusted search path vulnerability in dstat before r3199 allows local users to gain privileges via a Trojan horse Python module in the current working directory, a different vulnerability than CVE-2009-3894.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severitymedium (attack range: local)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
dstat (PTS)jessie, stretch0.7.2-4fixed
bullseye, sid, buster0.7.3-1.1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
dstatsource(unstable)(not affected)

Notes

- dstat <not-affected> (Fixed/tracked as CVE-2009-3894)
This second ID is about the same issue, but for an older version, see
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=293497
For Debian we'll just use CVE-2009-3894 and mark this one as not-affected

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