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CVE-2008-4668 Detail

Current Description

Directory traversal vulnerability in the Image Browser (com_imagebrowser) 0.1.5 component for Joomla! allows remote attackers to include and execute arbitrary local files via a .. (dot dot) in the folder parameter to index.php.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.0 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 8.5
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
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://securityreason.com/securityalert/4464
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31458 Exploit
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/45490
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/6618

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Limitation of a Pathname to a Restricted Directory ('Path Traversal') (CWE-22)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:joomla:com_imagebrowser:0.1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:a:joomla:joomla:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-4668
NVD Published Date:
10/22/2008
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017