Bug 1024647 (CVE-2013-4479) - CVE-2013-4479 rubygem-sup: command injection flaw in content type handling
Summary: CVE-2013-4479 rubygem-sup: command injection flaw in content type handling
Alias: CVE-2013-4479
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1024650
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2013-10-30 07:17 UTC by Murray McAllister
Modified: 2019-09-29 13:09 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2019-06-08 02:30:49 UTC

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Description Murray McAllister 2013-10-30 07:17:30 UTC
Sup is a mail client. joernchen of Phenoelit discovered a command injection flaw in the way the content type was handled. If a user opened a malicious mail message in Sup, it would lead to arbitrary command execution. This issue has been resolved in upstream versions and


http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=728232 fix: https://github.com/sup-heliotrope/sup/commit/ca0302e0c716682d2de22e9136400c704cc93e42 fix: https://github.com/sup-heliotrope/sup/commit/27cdb4d483044b897e0f4fb09d1de028a94b9e11

Comment 1 Murray McAllister 2013-10-30 07:19:40 UTC
Created rubygem-sup tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1024650]

Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2015-09-07 16:36:05 UTC
ruby-ncurses-1.3.1-16.fc23, rubygem-sup-0.21.0-3.fc23 has been pushed to the Fedora 23 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 4 Product Security DevOps Team 2019-06-08 02:30:49 UTC
This CVE Bugzilla entry is for community support informational purposes only as it does not affect a package in a commercially supported Red Hat product. Refer to the dependent bugs for status of those individual community products.

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