CVE-2017-12904

Published: 23 August 2017

Improper Neutralization of Special Elements used in an OS Command in bookmarking function of Newsbeuter versions 0.7 through 2.9 allows remote attackers to perform user-assisted code execution by crafting an RSS item that includes shell code in its title and/or URL.

Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 8.8

Status

Package Release Status
newsbeuter
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (2.9-6)
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla) Does not exist

Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa) Does not exist

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) Not vulnerable
(2.9-6)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Released (2.9-3ubuntu0.1)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was needed)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin) Does not exist