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CVE-2009-0244 Detail

Current Description

Directory traversal vulnerability in the OBEX FTP Service in the Microsoft Bluetooth stack in Windows Mobile 6 Professional, and probably Windows Mobile 5.0 for Pocket PC and 5.0 for Pocket PC Phone Edition, allows remote authenticated users to list arbitrary directories, and create or read arbitrary files, via a .. (dot dot) in a pathname. NOTE: this can be leveraged for code execution by writing to a Startup folder.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 8.5 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 6.8


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): Single
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

Evaluator Impact

per: http://www.seguridadmobile.com/windows-mobile/windows-mobile-security/Microsoft-Bluetooth-Stack-Directory-Traversal.html "Non vulnerable products: Windows Mobile devices 5.0 and 6 not using Microsoft Bluetooth Stack (for example: ASUS P525, ASUS P535, ... using Widcomm/Broadcom Bluetooth Stack)"

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Hyperlink Resource
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/4938
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/500199/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/33359
http://www.seguridadmobile.com/windows-mobile/windows-mobile-security/Microsoft-Bluetooth-Stack-Directory-Traversal.html Exploit
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/48124

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:o:microsoft:windows_mobile:5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_mobile:5.0:*:pocket_pc:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_mobile:5.0:*:smartphone:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_mobile:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_mobile:6.0:*:pro:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_mobile:6.0:*:standard:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-0244
NVD Published Date:
01/21/2009
NVD Last Modified:
10/11/2018