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CVE-2008-2795 Detail

Description

Directory traversal vulnerability in the FTP and SFTP clients in IDM Computer Solutions Inc UltraEdit 14.00b allows remote FTP servers to create or overwrite arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) or a ..\ (dot dot backslash) in a response to a LIST command.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  06/20/2008

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-2795
Original release date:
06/20/2008
Last revised:
08/07/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
4.3 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized modification

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from UltraEdit (03/06/2012)

This issue was resolved and patched on 6/10/2008.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://vuln.sg/ultraedit1400b-en.html Exploit External Source MISC http://vuln.sg/ultraedit1400b-en.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29784 Exploit External Source BID 29784
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1864/references External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-1864
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/43149 External Source XF ultraedit-list-directory-traversal(43149)

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