Perlpodder dlset command execution

perlpodder-dlset-command-execution (26575) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


Perlprodder could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary commands on the system. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability by embedding arbitrary shell commands within the 'dlset' variable in a malicious XML page, which would be executed with the privileges of the victim, if the attacker could persuade the victim to download a malicious Podcast.


Gain Access


Upgrade to the latest version of Perlpodder (0.5 or later), available from See References.


Platforms Affected:

  • Perlpodder Perlpodder 0.4 and prior


May 22, 2006

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