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CVE-2008-4360 Detail

Current Description

mod_userdir in lighttpd before 1.4.20, when a case-insensitive operating system or filesystem is used, performs case-sensitive comparisons on filename components in configuration options, which might allow remote attackers to bypass intended access restrictions, as demonstrated by a request for a .PHP file when there is a configuration rule for .php files.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  10/03/2008
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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:
Provides unauthorized access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-11/msg00002.html Third Party Advisory
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/09/30/1 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/09/30/2 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/09/30/3 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200812-04.xml Third Party Advisory
http://trac.lighttpd.net/trac/changeset/2283 Broken Link Vendor Advisory
http://trac.lighttpd.net/trac/changeset/2308 Broken Link Vendor Advisory
http://trac.lighttpd.net/trac/ticket/1589 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0309 Third Party Advisory
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0309 Third Party Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1645 Third Party Advisory
http://www.lighttpd.net/security/lighttpd_sa_2008_06.txt Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.lighttpd.net/security/lighttpd-1.4.x_userdir_lowercase.patch Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/497932/100/0/threaded Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31600 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2741 Third Party Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/45689 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Information Leak / Disclosure (CWE-200)

Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-4360
NVD Published Date:
10/03/2008
NVD Last Modified:
11/29/2018