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CVE-2014-9707 Detail

Description

EmbedThis GoAhead 3.0.0 through 3.4.1 does not properly handle path segments starting with a . (dot), which allows remote attackers to conduct directory traversal attacks, cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer overflow and crash), or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted URI.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  03/31/2015

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/131156/GoAhead-3.4.1-Heap-Overflow-Traversal.html Exploit
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2015/Mar/157 Exploit
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/535027/100/0/threaded
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1032208
https://github.com/embedthis/goahead/commit/eed4a7d177bf94a54c7b06ccce88507fbd76fb77
https://github.com/embedthis/goahead/issues/106

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:embedthis:goahead:3.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:embedthis:goahead:3.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:embedthis:goahead:3.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:embedthis:goahead:3.3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:embedthis:goahead:3.3.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:embedthis:goahead:3.3.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:embedthis:goahead:3.3.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:embedthis:goahead:3.4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-9707
NVD Published Date:
03/31/2015
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2018