A vulnerability has been reported in bcfg2, which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a vulnerable system.
The vulnerability is caused due to an input sanitisation error in the Trigger plugin when using the UUID field received from a client. This can be exploited to inject and execute arbitrary shell commands with privileges of the server daemon (typically root).
Successful exploitation requires root access on a client system.
The vulnerability is reported in versions 1.2.x.
Solution: Update to version 1.2.3.
Provided and/or discovered by: Reported by the vendor.
Original Advisory: bcfg2:
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