CVE-2014-2709

NameCVE-2014-2709
Descriptionlib/rrd.php in Cacti 0.8.7g, 0.8.8b, and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters in unspecified parameters.
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-2970-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs743565
Debian/oldstablepackage cacti is vulnerable.
Debian/stablenot vulnerable.
Debian/testingnot vulnerable.
Debian/unstablenot vulnerable.

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
cacti (PTS)squeeze (security), squeeze0.8.7g-1+squeeze3vulnerable
squeeze (lts)0.8.7g-1+squeeze5fixed
wheezy, wheezy (security)0.8.8a+dfsg-5+deb7u4fixed
jessie, sid0.8.8b+dfsg-8fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
cactisource(unstable)0.8.8b+dfsg-4high743565
cactisourcesqueeze0.8.7g-1+squeeze4high743565
cactisourcewheezy0.8.8a+dfsg-5+deb7u3highDSA-2970-1

Notes

http://bugs.cacti.net/view.php?id=2405 (not yet public)
http://svn.cacti.net/viewvc?view=rev&revision=7439
CVE for all changes to lib/rrd.php to add cacti_escapeshellarg calls

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