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CVE-2008-5518 Detail

Current Description

Multiple directory traversal vulnerabilities in the web administration console in Apache Geronimo Application Server 2.1 through 2.1.3 on Windows allow remote attackers to upload files to arbitrary directories via directory traversal sequences in the (1) group, (2) artifact, (3) version, or (4) fileType parameter to console/portal//Services/Repository (aka the Services/Repository portlet); the (5) createDB parameter to console/portal/Embedded DB/DB Manager (aka the Embedded DB/DB Manager portlet); or the (6) filename parameter to the createKeystore script in the Security/Keystores portlet.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

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Hyperlink Resource
http://dsecrg.com/pages/vul/show.php?id=118 Exploit
http://geronimo.apache.org/21x-security-report.html#2.1.xSecurityReport-214 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/GERONIMO-4597 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/502733/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34562 Exploit
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1089
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/49898
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/49899
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/49900
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/8458

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-22 Improper Limitation of a Pathname to a Restricted Directory ('Path Traversal') NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:apache:geronimo:2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:geronimo:2.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:geronimo:2.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:geronimo:2.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-5518
NVD Published Date:
04/17/2009
NVD Last Modified:
10/11/2018