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CVE-2001-0555 Detail


ScreamingMedia SITEWare versions 2.5 through 3.1 allows a remote attacker to read world-readable files via a .. (dot dot) attack through (1) the SITEWare Editor's Desktop or (2) the template parameter in SWEditServlet.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  08/14/2001

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CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
10.0 HIGH
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
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CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name Vendor Advisory External Source BUGTRAQ 20010613 ScreamingMedia SITEWare arbitrary file retrieval vulnerability Vendor Advisory External Source BUGTRAQ 20010613 ScreamingMedia SITEWare source code disclosure vulnerability US Government Resource External Source CERT-VN VU#795707 External Source BID 2869 Exploit; Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM External Source XF siteware-dot-file-retrieval(6689)

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