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CVE-2001-0555 Detail

Description

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

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2001-0555
Original release date:
08/14/2001
Last revised:
07/10/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
10.0 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
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
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2001-06/0165.html Vendor Advisory External Source BUGTRAQ 20010613 ScreamingMedia SITEWare arbitrary file retrieval vulnerability
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2001-06/0166.html Vendor Advisory External Source BUGTRAQ 20010613 ScreamingMedia SITEWare source code disclosure vulnerability
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/795707 US Government Resource External Source CERT-VN VU#795707
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/2869 External Source BID 2869
http://www01.screamingmedia.com/en/security/sms1001.php Exploit; Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://www01.screamingmedia.com/en/security/sms1001.php
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/6689 External Source XF siteware-dot-file-retrieval(6689)

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