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CVE-2008-0252 Detail

Description

Directory traversal vulnerability in the _get_file_path function in (1) lib/sessions.py in CherryPy 3.0.x up to 3.0.2, (2) filter/sessionfilter.py in CherryPy 2.1, and (3) filter/sessionfilter.py in CherryPy 2.x allows remote attackers to create or delete arbitrary files, and possibly read and write portions of arbitrary files, via a crafted session id in a cookie.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  01/11/2008

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200801-11.xml
http://www.cherrypy.org/changeset/1774 Exploit Patch
http://www.cherrypy.org/changeset/1775 Exploit Patch
http://www.cherrypy.org/changeset/1776 Exploit
http://www.cherrypy.org/ticket/744 Exploit
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1481
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/487001/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27181
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0039
https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=204829
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2127
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-January/msg00240.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-January/msg00297.html

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-0252
NVD Published Date:
01/11/2008
NVD Last Modified:
03/07/2011