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CVE-2008-6878 Detail

Description

** DISPUTED ** Directory traversal vulnerability in admin/includes/languages/english.php in Zen Cart 1.3.8a, 1.3.8, and earlier, when .htaccess is not supported, allows remote attackers to include and execute arbitrary local files via a .. (dot dot) in the _SESSION[language] parameter. NOTE: the vendor disputes this issue, stating "at worst, the use of this vulnerability will reveal some local file paths."

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  07/27/2009

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
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://www.attrition.org/pipermail/vim/2008-July/002028.html Exploit
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/30179 Exploit
http://www.zen-cart.com/forum/showthread.php?t=102802 Exploit
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/6038

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:zen_cart:zen_cart:1.3.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:zen_cart:zen_cart:1.3.8a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-6878
NVD Published Date:
07/27/2009
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017