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CVE-2009-5067 Detail

Description

Directory traversal vulnerability in html2ps before 1.0b6 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) in the "include file" SSI directive. NOTE: this issue only might be a vulnerability in limited scenarios, such as if html2ps is invoked by a web application, or if a user-assisted attacker provides filenames whose contents could cause a denial of service, such as certain devices.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  10/10/2012

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
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=548633
http://packetstormsecurity.org/files/81614/html2ps-1.0-beta5-File-Disclosure.html Exploit
http://user.it.uu.se/~jan/html2ps-1.0b7.tar.gz Patch
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2012:161
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/10/05/1
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/10/05/5
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/36524
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=526513

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-5067
NVD Published Date:
10/10/2012
NVD Last Modified:
01/30/2013