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CVE-2008-6508 Detail

Current Description

Directory traversal vulnerability in the AuthCheck filter in the Admin Console in Openfire 3.6.0a and earlier allows remote attackers to bypass authentication and access the admin interface via a .. (dot dot) in a URI that matches the Exclude-Strings list, as demonstrated by a /setup/setup-/.. sequence in a URI.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.andreas-kurtz.de/advisories/AKADV2008-001-v1.0.txt Exploit
http://www.andreas-kurtz.de/archives/63
http://www.igniterealtime.org/builds/openfire/docs/latest/changelog.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.igniterealtime.org/issues/browse/JM-1489 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/498162/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32189 Exploit
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/3061 Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/46488
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/7075

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:igniterealtime:openfire:2.6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:igniterealtime:openfire:2.6.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:igniterealtime:openfire:2.6.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:igniterealtime:openfire:3.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:igniterealtime:openfire:3.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:igniterealtime:openfire:3.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:igniterealtime:openfire:3.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:igniterealtime:openfire:3.2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:igniterealtime:openfire:3.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:igniterealtime:openfire:3.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:igniterealtime:openfire:3.2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:igniterealtime:openfire:3.2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:igniterealtime:openfire:3.3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:igniterealtime:openfire:3.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:igniterealtime:openfire:3.3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:igniterealtime:openfire:3.4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:igniterealtime:openfire:3.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:igniterealtime:openfire:3.4.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:igniterealtime:openfire:3.4.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:igniterealtime:openfire:3.4.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:igniterealtime:openfire:3.5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:igniterealtime:openfire:3.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:igniterealtime:openfire:3.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:igniterealtime:openfire:3.6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:igniterealtime:openfire:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
3.6.0a


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-6508
NVD Published Date:
03/23/2009
NVD Last Modified:
10/11/2018