Date: Wed, 20 Apr 2011 16:50:34 -0400 (EDT) From: Josh Bressers <bressers@...hat.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Cc: "Steven M. Christey" <coley@...us.mitre.org> Subject: Re: CVE Request -- OpenVAS Manager v2.0.3 Please use CVE-2011-1597 Thanks. -- JB ----- Original Message ----- > Hello Josh, Steve, vendors, > > based on: >  > http://lists.wald.intevation.org/pipermail/openvas-announce/2011-April/000120.html > > This release fixes a severe security issue discovered after the > release > of openvas-manager 2.0.2. By crafting a special report format plugin, > and knowing about the operating system on which OpenVAS Manager is > running, a rogue user was able to upload the plugin and execute > arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running the OpenVAS > Manager. > > Could you allocate a CVE id for this? > > Thanks && Regards, Jan. > -- > Jan iankko Lieskovsky / Red Hat Security Response Team
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