CVE-2017-17515

Priority
Description
** DISPUTED ** etc/ObjectList in Metview 4.7.3 does not validate strings
before launching the program specified by the BROWSER environment variable,
which might allow remote attackers to conduct argument-injection attacks
via a crafted URL. NOTE: a third party has indicated that the code to
access this environment variable is not enabled in the shipped product.
Notes
Package
Upstream:needed
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):needed
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):needed
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):needed
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Updated: 2020-01-29 18:46:57 UTC (commit 40f18bf14da5fb50662e1f861ea594a462b207fe)