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CVE-2014-8606 Detail

Current Description

Directory traversal vulnerability in the XCloner plugin 3.1.1 for WordPress and 3.5.1 for Joomla! allows remote administrators to read arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) in the file parameter in a json_return action in the xcloner_show page to wp-admin/admin-ajax.php.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
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.vapid.dhs.org/advisories/wordpress/plugins/Xcloner-v3.1.1/ Exploit
http://www.vapid.dhs.org/advisory.php?v=110 Exploit

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Limitation of a Pathname to a Restricted Directory ('Path Traversal') (CWE-22)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:xcloner:xcloner:3.1.1:*:*:*:*:wordpress:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:xcloner:xcloner:3.5.1:*:*:*:*:joomla\!:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-8606
NVD Published Date:
06/10/2015
NVD Last Modified:
06/11/2015