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)
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):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
More Information

Updated: 2019-01-14 21:14:21 UTC (commit 51f9b73af244ba86b9321e46e526586c25a8e060)