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Category:   Device (VoIP/Phone/FAX)  >   Nortel Communication Server Vendors:   Nortel
Nortel Communication Server 1000 Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Commands
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1019849
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2008-6578   (Links to External Site)
Updated:  May 5 2009
Original Entry Date:  Apr 15 2008
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via network, User access via network
Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): CS1000; version 4.50.x
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Nortel Communication Server 1000. A remote user can execute arbitrary commands on the target system.

A remote user can exploit flaws in the command exchange mechanism to inject arbitrary commands. This allows the remote user to obtain information, gain access to the system, or cause denial of service conditions.

VoIPshield Systems reported this vulnerability.

The original advisory is available at:,com_fabrik/Itemid,203/task,viewTableRowDetails/fabrik,1/rowid,29/_cursor,4/_total,5/tableid,1/

Impact:   A remote user can execute arbitrary commands on the target system.
Solution:   No solution was available at the time of this entry.

The vendor's advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Not specified

Message History:   None.

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