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CVE-2012-5687 Detail

Description

Directory traversal vulnerability in the web-based management feature on the TP-LINK TL-WR841N router with firmware 3.13.9 build 120201 Rel.54965n and earlier allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) in the PATH_INFO to the help/ URI.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/01/2012

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2012-10/0154.html Exploit
http://packetstormsecurity.org/files/117749/TP-LINK-TL-WR841N-Local-File-Inclusion.html
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/79662

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-5687
NVD Published Date:
11/01/2012
NVD Last Modified:
08/28/2017