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CVE-2009-2546 Detail

Description

Directory traversal vulnerability in Advanced Electron Forum (AEF) 1.x allows remote attackers to determine the existence of arbitrary files via the avatargalfile parameter when changing an avatar, which leaks the existence of the file in an error message. NOTE: the provenance of this information is unknown; the details are obtained solely from third party information.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  07/20/2009

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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Hyperlink Resource
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/51776

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:anelectron:advanced_electron_forum:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:anelectron:advanced_electron_forum:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:anelectron:advanced_electron_forum:1.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:anelectron:advanced_electron_forum:1.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:anelectron:advanced_electron_forum:1.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:anelectron:advanced_electron_forum:1.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:anelectron:advanced_electron_forum:1.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:anelectron:advanced_electron_forum:1.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-2546
NVD Published Date:
07/20/2009
NVD Last Modified:
08/16/2017