CVE-2009-4490

Priority
Description
mini_httpd 1.19 writes data to a log file without sanitizing non-printable
characters, which might allow remote attackers to modify a window's title,
or possibly execute arbitrary commands or overwrite files, via an HTTP
request containing an escape sequence for a terminal emulator.
Notes
 jdstrand> if there is a problem, it is the terminal that has the issue
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE (precise was needed)
Trusty/esm:DNE (trusty was needed)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):needed
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):needed
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):needed
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan):needed
More Information

Updated: 2019-04-26 14:14:24 UTC (commit 30899e40836d26e1bb5f0b072d31fd87b6cf3bd4)