SunSolve CGI scripts could allow remote command execution

sunsolve-cd-command-execution (8435) The risk level is classified as HighHigh Risk


SunSolve CD CGI scripts have input validation problems that could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary commands on the system. A remote attacker could send malicious commands to a vulnerable script using a pipe "|" character to execute arbitrary commands on the system with elevated privileges.


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No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.


  • BugTraq Mailing List, Sun Mar 10 2002 - 23:46:06 CST: SunSolve CD cgi scripts....
  • BID-4269: Sun Sunsolve CD CGI Script Arbitrary Command Execution Vulnerability
  • CVE-2002-0436: CGI script in the Sun Sunsolve CD pack allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters in the email address parameter.
  • OSVDB ID: 10598: Sun Sunsolve CD Pack email Parameter Arbitrary Command Execution

Platforms Affected:

  • Sun Solaris 7.0
  • Sun Solaris 8


Mar 11, 2002

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