CVE-2014-2528

NameCVE-2014-2528
Descriptionkcleanup.cpp in KDirStat 2.7.3 does not properly quote strings when deleting a directory, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a ' (single quote) character in the directory name, a different vulnerability than CVE-2014-2527.
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: remote)
Debian Bugs741659

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
k4dirstat (PTS)jessie2.7.8-1fixed
stretch3.1.2-1fixed
buster, sid3.1.3-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
k4dirstatsource(unstable)2.7.5-1medium741659
kdirstatsource(unstable)(unfixed)medium

Notes

[wheezy] - k4dirstat <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[squeeze] - kdirstat <no-dsa> (Minor issue)

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