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CVE-2006-4208 Detail

Current Description

Directory traversal vulnerability in wp-db-backup.php in Skippy WP-DB-Backup plugin for WordPress 1.7 and earlier allows remote authenticated users with administrative privileges to read arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) in the backup parameter to edit.php.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

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NIST: NVD
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Hyperlink Resource
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/1401
http://trac.wordpress.org/changeset/4095
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/443181/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/19504 Exploit
http://www.skippy.net/blog/category/wordpress/plugins/wp-db-backup/
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/3280
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/28375

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-Other Other NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:skippy.net:wp-db_backup_plugin_for_wordpress:1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:skippy.net:wp-db_backup_plugin_for_wordpress:1.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-4208
NVD Published Date:
08/17/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/17/2018