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CVE-2006-2839 Detail

Current Description

Directory traversal vulnerability in PG Problem Editor module (PGProblemEditor.pm) in WeBWorK Online Homework Delivery System 2.2.0 and earlier allows remote attackers to read and write files outside of the templates directory.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.4 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 4.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


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

Evaluator Solution

Update to version 2.2.1. http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=93112

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://devel.webwork.rochester.edu/twiki/bin/view/Webwork/WeBWorKRelease2pt2pt1
http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/forum.php?thread_id=10201693&forum_id=43257
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/2086
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/26975

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:webwork:webwork:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
2.2.0


Change History

2 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-2839
NVD Published Date:
06/06/2006
NVD Last Modified:
07/19/2017