CVE-2014-9622

NameCVE-2014-9622
DescriptionEval injection vulnerability in xdg-utils 1.1.0 RC1, when no supported desktop environment is identified, allows context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via the URL argument to xdg-open.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDLA-217-1, DSA-3131-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs773085

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
xdg-utils (PTS)wheezy, wheezy (security)1.1.0~rc1+git20111210-6+deb7u3fixed
jessie1.1.0~rc1+git20111210-7.4fixed
buster, sid, stretch1.1.1-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
xdg-utilssource(unstable)1.1.0~rc1+git20111210-7.3medium773085
xdg-utilssourcesqueeze1.0.2+cvs20100307-2+deb6u1mediumDLA-217-1
xdg-utilssourcewheezy1.1.0~rc1+git20111210-6+deb7u2mediumDSA-3131-1

Notes

https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=66670

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