Some vulnerabilities have been reported in bcfg2, which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a vulnerable system.
The vulnerabilities are caused due to input sanitation errors when using certain input received from client, which can be exploited to inject and execute arbitrary shell commands with root privileges on the server system via e.g. the SSHbase plugin.
Successful exploitation requires root access on a client system.
The vulnerabilities are reported in versions prior to 1.1.3.
Solution: Update to version 1.1.3.
Provided and/or discovered by: Reported by the vendor.
Original Advisory: http://article.gmane.org/gmane.comp.sysutils.bcfg2.devel/4318
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Subject: bcfg2 Command Injection Vulnerabilities
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