OpenVAS Manager email() command execution
|openvas-email-command-execution (65011)||High Risk|
OpenVAS Manager could allow a remote attacker execute arbitrary commands on the system, caused by the improper validation by the email() function. By sending a specially-crafted request using the Greenbone Security Assistant web application, a remote attacker could inject and execute arbitrary shell commands on the system.
Refer to OpenVAS Security Advisory (OVSA20110118) for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.
- Offensive Security Exploit Database [01-31-2011]: OpenVAS Manager Command Injection Vulnerability.
- OpenVAS Security Advisory (OVSA20110118): OpenVAS Manager <= 1.0.3 and 2.0rc2.
- BID-45987: OpenVAS Manager Remote Arbitrary Command Injection Vulnerability
- CVE-2011-0018: The email function in manage_sql.c in OpenVAS Manager 1.0.x through 1.0.3 and 2.0.x through 2.0rc2 allows remote authenticated users to execute arbitrary commands via the (1) To or (2) From e-mail address in an OMP request to the Greenbone Security Assistant (GSA).
- OSVDB ID: 70639: OpenVAS Manager manage_sql.c Email Function OMP Request Command Injection
- SA43037: OpenVAS Manager Command Injection Vulnerability
- OpenVAS OpenVAS Manager 1.0.3
Jan 18, 2011
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