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CVE-2012-2983 Detail

Description

file/edit_html.cgi in Webmin 1.590 and earlier does not perform an authorization check before showing a file's unedited contents, which allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via the file field.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  09/11/2012

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
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://americaninfosec.com/research/index.html
http://www.americaninfosec.com/research/dossiers/AISG-12-002.pdf
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/788478 Patch US Government Resource
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1027507
http://www.xerox.com/download/security/security-bulletin/16287-4d6b7b0c81f7b/cert_XRX13-003_v1.0.pdf
https://github.com/webmin/webmin/commit/4cd7bad70e23e4e19be8ccf7b9f245445b2b3b80

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:webmin:1.140:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:webmin:1.150:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:webmin:1.160:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:webmin:1.170:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:webmin:1.180:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:webmin:1.200:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:webmin:1.210:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:webmin:1.220:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:webmin:1.230:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:webmin:1.240:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:webmin:1.260:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:webmin:1.270:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:webmin:1.280:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:webmin:1.290:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:webmin:1.300:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:webmin:1.310:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:webmin:1.320:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:webmin:1.330:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:webmin:1.340:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:webmin:1.370:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:webmin:1.380:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:webmin:1.390:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:webmin:1.400:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:webmin:1.410:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:webmin:1.420:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:webmin:1.430:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:webmin:1.440:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:webmin:1.450:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:webmin:1.470:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:webmin:1.480:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:webmin:1.500:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:webmin:1.510:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:webmin:1.520:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:webmin:1.530:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:webmin:1.550:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:webmin:1.560:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:webmin:1.570:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:webmin:1.580:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:webmin:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 1.590

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-2983
NVD Published Date:
09/11/2012
NVD Last Modified:
05/29/2013