OS command injection flaw in awesome_spawn

Metadata

medium
unknown
awesome_spawn
CVE-2014-0156
github.com
2014-03-28
2017-06-16 20:03
2017-04-01 19:11
2017-01-05 20:15

Description

Awesome spawn contains OS command injection vulnerability, which allows execution of additional commands passed to Awesome spawn as arguments, e.g. AwesomeSpawn.run('ls',:params => {'-l' => ";touch haxored"}). If untrusted input was included in command arguments, attacker could use this flaw to execute arbitrary command.

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Affected package information

Package Patched in Unaffected in
awesome_spawn ~> 1.2.0,>= 1.3.0 None