CVE-2012-2242

NameCVE-2012-2242
Descriptionscripts/dget.pl in devscripts before 2.10.73 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a crafted (1) .dsc or (2) .changes file, related to "arguments to external commands" that are not properly escaped, a different vulnerability than CVE-2012-2240.
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ReferencesDSA-2549-1
NVD severitymedium

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
devscripts (PTS)stretch2.17.6+deb9u2fixed
buster2.19.5+deb10u1fixed
bullseye, sid2.20.4fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
devscriptssourcesqueeze2.10.69+squeeze4DSA-2549-1
devscriptssource(unstable)2.12.3

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