Shell Command Injection Affecting org.codehaus.plexus:plexus-utils package, versions [,3.0.16)


0.0
critical
  • Attack Complexity

    Low

  • Confidentiality

    High

  • Integrity

    High

  • Availability

    High

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  • snyk-id

    SNYK-JAVA-ORGCODEHAUSPLEXUS-31522

  • published

    20 Sep 2016

  • disclosed

    8 May 2016

  • credit

    Charles Duffy

How to fix?

Upgrade Codehaus Plexus to version 3.0.16 or higher.

Overview

Codehaus Plexus is a collection of components used by Apache Maven.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Shell Command Injection. The Commandline class in plexus-utils does not correctly quote the contents of double-quoted strings.