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CVE-2018-10916 Detail

Current Description

It has been discovered that lftp up to and including version 4.8.3 does not properly sanitize remote file names, leading to a loss of integrity on the local system when reverse mirroring is used. A remote attacker may trick a user to use reverse mirroring on an attacker controlled FTP server, resulting in the removal of all files in the current working directory of the victim's system.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 6.5 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N

Nist CVSS score does not match with CNA score
CNA:  Red Hat, Inc.
Base Score: 5.3 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2019-03/msg00036.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2019-04/msg00010.html
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2018-10916 Issue Tracking Patch Third Party Advisory
https://github.com/lavv17/lftp/commit/a27e07d90a4608ceaf928b1babb27d4d803e1992 Patch Third Party Advisory
https://github.com/lavv17/lftp/issues/452 Exploit Third Party Advisory
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3731-2/ Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation NIST   Red Hat, Inc.  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:lftp_project:lftp:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
4.8.3

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:12.04:*:*:*:esm:*:*:*
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Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:leap:42.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-10916
NVD Published Date:
08/01/2018
NVD Last Modified:
04/02/2019