CVE Reference: CVE-2008-2383

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Original Page at CVE MITRE:
CVE-2008-2383

Description:
CRLF injection vulnerability in xterm allows user-assisted attackers to execute arbitrary commands via LF (aka \n) characters surrounding a command name within a Device Control Request Status String (DECRQSS) escape sequence in a text file, a related issue to CVE-2003-0063 and CVE-2003-0071.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

XF
  http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/47655

UBUNTU
  http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-703-1

SUSE
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-02/msg00000.html
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-01/msg00004.html

SUNALERT
  http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-254208-1

ST
  1021522

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA33318
  Secunia Advisory: SA33419
  Secunia Advisory: SA33568
  Secunia Advisory: SA33418
  Secunia Advisory: SA33397
  Secunia Advisory: SA33820
  Secunia Advisory: SA33388
  Secunia Advisory: SA35074

REDHAT
  http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0019.html
  http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0018.html

OVAL
  http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/getDef?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9317

FEDORA

DEBIAN
  http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1694

CONFIRM
  http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3549
  http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=510030

CERT
  http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-133A.html

BID
  33060

APPLE
  http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/May/msg00002.html


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