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CVE-2010-5290 Detail

Current Description

The authentication process in Adobe ColdFusion before 10 does not require knowledge of the cleartext password if the password hash is known, which makes it easier for context-dependent attackers to obtain administrative privileges by leveraging read access to the configuration file, a different vulnerability than CVE-2010-2861.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

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


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Provides administrator access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

Evaluator Solution

The CVSS score reflects previously published information indicating successful exploitation allows SYSTEM access on certain operating systems.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://qualys.immunityinc.com/home/exploitpack/CANVAS/CF_directory_traversal
http://www.gnucitizen.org/blog/coldfusion-directory-traversal-faq-cve-2010-2861/
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/87740

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:coldfusion:9.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:coldfusion:9.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:coldfusion:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
9.0.2


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-5290
NVD Published Date:
09/20/2013
NVD Last Modified:
08/28/2017