DescriptionThe CGI::Application module 4.50 and earlier for Perl, when run modes are not specified, allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information (web queries and environment details) via vectors related to the dump_html function.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs739505

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
libcgi-application-perl (PTS)wheezy4.50-1vulnerable
buster, sid, stretch4.50-4fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs


[wheezy] - libcgi-application-perl <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[squeeze] - libcgi-application-perl <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
suggested fix

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