CVE-2011-4953

2014-10-27T00:00:00
ID UB:CVE-2011-4953
Type ubuntucve
Reporter ubuntu.com
Modified 2014-10-27T00:00:00

Description

The set_mgmt_parameters function in item.py in cobbler before 2.2.2 allows context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via vectors related to the use of the yaml.load function instead of the yaml.safe_load function, as demonstrated using Puppet.

Bugs

  • <https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/oneiric/+source/cobbler/+bug/858883>
  • <https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=811920>