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CVE-2010-2253 Detail

Current Description

lwp-download in libwww-perl before 5.835 does not reject downloads to filenames that begin with a . (dot) character, which allows remote servers to create or overwrite files via (1) a 3xx redirect to a URL with a crafted filename or (2) a Content-Disposition header that suggests a crafted filename, and possibly execute arbitrary code as a consequence of writing to a dotfile in a home directory.

Source:  MITRE
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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:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://cpansearch.perl.org/src/GAAS/libwww-perl-5.836/Changes
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-November/050232.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-November/050245.html
http://marc.info/?l=oss-security&m=127411372529485&w=2
http://marc.info/?l=oss-security&m=127611288927500&w=2
http://www.ocert.org/advisories/ocert-2010-001.html
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-981-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/2872
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=591580
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=602800

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:gisle_aas:libwww-perl:0.01
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-2253
NVD Published Date:
07/06/2010
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018