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CVE-2005-0202 Detail

Description

Directory traversal vulnerability in the true_path function in private.py for Mailman 2.1.5 and earlier allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via ".../....///" sequences, which are not properly cleansed by regular expressions that are intended to remove "../" and "./" sequences.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  05/02/2005

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2005/Mar/msg00000.html Patch
http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2005-February/031562.html Vendor Advisory
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=110805795122386&w=2
http://securitytracker.com/id?1013145
http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-674
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200502-11.xml Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:037
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2005_07_mailman.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-136.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-137.html Patch Vendor Advisory
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10657

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10657
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10657

Technical Details

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-0202
NVD Published Date:
05/02/2005
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017