CVE-2017-16926

NameCVE-2017-16926
DescriptionOhcount 3.0.0 is prone to a command injection via specially crafted filenames containing shell metacharacters, which can be exploited by an attacker (providing a source tree for Ohcount processing) to execute arbitrary code as the user running Ohcount.
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 severityhigh (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs882372

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
ohcount (PTS)wheezy3.0.0-6.1vulnerable
jessie3.0.0-8vulnerable
stretch3.0.0-8.3vulnerable
sid3.1.0-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
ohcountsource(unstable)3.1.0-1high882372

Notes

[stretch] - ohcount <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[jessie] - ohcount <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[wheezy] - ohcount <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
https://github.com/blackducksoftware/ohcount/commit/6bed45d6fb7c080ae5c163c12b4eb8749a3492ac (v3.1.0)

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