Linux Directory Penguin NsLookup remote command execution
|penguin-nslookup-command-execution (8601)||High Risk|
Penguin NsLookup fails to filter shell metacharacters from requests, which could allow a remote attacker to read arbitrary files or execute arbitrary commands on the system.
No remedy available as of December 1, 2013.
- BugTraq Mailing List, Fri Mar 22 2002 - 16:53:41 CST: Re: PHP script: Penguin Traceroute, Remote Command Execution.
- Linux Directory Web site: Penguin NsLookup.
- BID-4353: Linux Directory Penguin NSLookup Perl Script Arbitrary File Reading Vulnerability
- CVE-2002-0489: Linux Directory Penguin NsLookup CGI script (nslookup.pl) 1.0 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via shell metacharacters in the (1) query or (2) type parameters.
- OSVDB ID: 10431: Linux Directory Penguin nslookup.pl Shell Metacharacter Arbitrary Command Execution
- Linux Directory Penguin NsLookup 1.0
Mar 22, 2002
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