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CVE-2013-2978 Detail

Current Description

Absolute path traversal vulnerability in the server in IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (BI) 8.4.1, 10.1, 10.1.1, 10.2, and 10.2.1 allows remote authenticated users to read files by leveraging the Report Author privilege, a different vulnerability than CVE-2013-2988.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  08/26/2013
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 2.1 LOW
Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21645566 Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/83971

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2013-2978
NVD Published Date:
08/26/2013
NVD Last Modified:
08/28/2017