Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 456378
RHEL5: audit log injection attack via login
Last modified: 2009-01-20 15:45:35 EST
Steve Grubb wrote:
> A while back I found a couple audit log injection attacks which became
> CVE-2007-3102. I forgot to look at login to see if its vulnerable and Mirek
> found that it is. To verify the problem, type:
> root addr=xyz.com
> for the account name while logging in. It will look like root logged in with
> an address of xyz.com.
Note, the problem has been fixed in Fedora and upstream code.
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