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CVE-2015-5457 Detail

Current Description

PivotX before 2.3.11 does not validate the new file extension when renaming a file with multiple extensions, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by uploading a crafted file, as demonstrated by a file named foo.php.php.

Source:  MITRE
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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://blog.pivotx.net/archive/2015/06/21/pivotx-2311-released
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/132474/PivotX-2.3.10-Session-Fixation-XSS-Code-Execution.html Exploit
http://software-talk.org/blog/2015/06/session-fixation-xss-code-execution-vulnerability-pivotx/ Exploit
http://sourceforge.net/p/pivot-weblog/code/4452/tree//branches/2.3.x/pivotx/fileupload.php?diff=51a4cb5e34309d75c0d1612a:4451
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/535860/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/75577

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Input Validation (CWE-20)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:pivotx:pivotx:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
2.3.10


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-5457
NVD Published Date:
07/08/2015
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2018