Shell Command Injection

Affecting org.codehaus.plexus:plexus-utils artifact, versions [,3.0.16)

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Overview

Codehaus Plexus is a collection of components used by Apache Maven.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Shell Command Injection. The Commandline class in plexus-utils does not correctly quote the contents of double-quoted strings.

Remediation

Upgrade Codehaus Plexus to version 3.0.16 or higher.

References

CVSS Score

9.8
high severity
  • Attack Vector
    Network
  • Attack Complexity
    Low
  • Privileges Required
    None
  • User Interaction
    None
  • Scope
    Unchanged
  • Confidentiality
    High
  • Integrity
    High
  • Availability
    High
CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Credit
Charles Duffy
CVE
CVE-2017-1000487
CWE
CWE-77
Snyk ID
SNYK-JAVA-ORGCODEHAUSPLEXUS-31522
Disclosed
08 May, 2016
Published
20 Sep, 2016