ID CVE-2008-3949
Summary emacs/lisp/progmodes/python.el in Emacs 22.1 and 22.2 imports Python script from the current working directory during editing of a Python file, which allows local users to execute arbitrary code via a Trojan horse Python file.
References
Vulnerable Configurations
  • cpe:2.3:o:suse:suse_linux:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:suse:suse_linux:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
CVSS
Base: 7.2 (as of 08-08-2017 - 01:32)
Impact:
Exploitability:
CWE NVD-CWE-noinfo
CAPEC
Access
VectorComplexityAuthentication
LOCAL LOW NONE
Impact
ConfidentialityIntegrityAvailability
COMPLETE COMPLETE COMPLETE
cvss-vector via4 AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
refmap via4
bid 31052
confirm https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=424340
gentoo GLSA-200902-06
mandriva MDVSA-2008:216
mlist [emacs-devel] 20080905 Vulnerability in Emacs python integration
secunia
  • 31982
  • 34004
suse SUSE-SR:2008:018
xf emacs-python-code-execution(45021)
statements via4
contributor Joshua Bressers
lastmodified 2017-08-07
organization Red Hat
statement Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of the emacs package, as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, 4, or 5.
Last major update 08-08-2017 - 01:32
Published 22-09-2008 - 18:52
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