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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2008-3195

Original release date: 09/18/2008
Last revised: 03/07/2011


Directory traversal vulnerability in bin/configure in TWiki before 4.2.3, when a certain step in the installation guide is skipped, allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a query string containing a .. (dot dot) in the image variable, and execute arbitrary files via unspecified vectors.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 31964
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/RGII-7JEQ7L
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 31849
External Source: XF
Name: twiki-configure-directory-traversal(45182)
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-2586
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://twiki.org/cgi-bin/view/Codev/SecurityAlert-CVE-2008-3195
Type: Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://twiki.org/cgi-bin/view/Codev/TWikiRelease04x02x03#4_2_3_Bugfix_Highlights
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SREASON
Name: 4265
External Source: XF
Name: twiki-configure-image-command-execution(45183)
External Source: MILW0RM
Name: 6269
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#362012

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