CVE-2011-1154

2011-03-30T22:55:00
ID CVE-2011-1154
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2011-04-21T02:33:00

Description

The shred_file function in logrotate.c in logrotate 3.7.9 and earlier might allow context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters in a log filename, as demonstrated by a filename that is automatically constructed on the basis of a hostname or virtual machine name.