National Vulnerability Database

National Vulnerability Database

National Vulnerability
Database

CVE-2008-4437 Detail

Description

Directory traversal vulnerability in importxml.pl in Bugzilla before 2.22.5, and 3.x before 3.0.5, when --attach_path is enabled, allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via an XML file with a .. (dot dot) in the data element.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  10/03/2008

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.1 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


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

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

By selecting these links, you will be leaving NIST webspace. We have provided these links to other web sites because they may have information that would be of interest to you. No inferences should be drawn on account of other sites being referenced, or not, from this page. There may be other web sites that are more appropriate for your purpose. NIST does not necessarily endorse the views expressed, or concur with the facts presented on these sites. Further, NIST does not endorse any commercial products that may be mentioned on these sites. Please address comments about this page to nvd@nist.gov.

Hyperlink Resource
http://www.bugzilla.org/security/2.22.4/
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/30661 Exploit Patch
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020668
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2344
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=437169 Exploit
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/44407
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-March/msg00664.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-March/msg00687.html

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Change History

2 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-4437
NVD Published Date:
10/03/2008
NVD Last Modified:
08/07/2017