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CVE-2014-9253 Detail

Description

The default file type whitelist configuration in conf/mime.conf in the Media Manager in DokuWiki before 2014-09-29b allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary web script or HTML by uploading an SWF file, then accessing it via the media parameter to lib/exe/fetch.php.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/17/2014

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized modification

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0540.html Third Party Advisory
http://seclists.org/oss-sec/2014/q4/1050 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://security.szurek.pl/dokuwiki-20140929a-xss.html Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/71671 Not Applicable
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1031369 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/99291
https://github.com/splitbrain/dokuwiki/commit/778ddf6f2cd9ed38b9db2d73e823b8c21243a960 Issue Tracking Patch
https://www.dokuwiki.org/changes Release Notes

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) (CWE-79)

Change History

5 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-9253
NVD Published Date:
12/17/2014
NVD Last Modified:
09/07/2017