Arbitrary code execution vulnerability in xzgrep in xz due to file names containing a semicolon
|ID: oval:org.secpod.oval:def:25181||Date: (C)2015-06-23 (M)2018-05-14|
|Class: VULNERABILITY||Family: unix|
The host is installed with xz on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5, 6 or 7 and is prone to an arbitrary code execution vulnerability. A flaw is present in the application, which fails to properly process filenames containing a semicolon. Successful exploitation could allow attackers to execute arbitrary code.
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7|