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CVE-2018-14036 Detail

Current Description

Directory Traversal with ../ sequences occurs in AccountsService before 0.6.50 because of an insufficient path check in user_change_icon_file_authorized_cb() in user.c.

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:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2018/07/02/2 Exploit Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/104757 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=107085 Exploit Third Party Advisory
https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1099699 Exploit Issue Tracking Third Party Advisory
https://cgit.freedesktop.org/accountsservice/commit/?id=f9abd359f71a5bce421b9ae23432f539a067847a Patch Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-22 Improper Limitation of a Pathname to a Restricted Directory ('Path Traversal') NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:accountsservice:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
0.6.50


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-14036
NVD Published Date:
07/13/2018
NVD Last Modified:
09/06/2018