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CVE-2018-5702 Detail

Current Description

Transmission through 2.92 relies on X-Transmission-Session-Id (which is not a forbidden header for Fetch) for access control, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary RPC commands, and consequently write to arbitrary files, via POST requests to /transmission/rpc in conjunction with a DNS rebinding attack.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  01/15/2018      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-5702
Original release date:
01/15/2018
Last revised:
02/09/2018
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 3.0):
CVSS v3 Base Score:
8.8 High
Vector:
CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H (legend)
Impact Score:
5.9
Exploitability Score:
2.8
CVSS Version 3 Metrics:
Attack Vector (AV):
Network
Attack Complexity (AC):
Low
Privileges Required (PR):
None
User Interaction (UI):
Required
Scope (S):
Unchanged
Confidentiality (C):
High
Integrity (I):
High
Availability (A):
High
CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
6.8 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
Exploitability Subscore:
8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
https://bugs.chromium.org/p/project-zero/issues/detail?id=1447 Exploit; Issue Tracking; Technical Description; Third Party Advisory External Source MISC https://bugs.chromium.org/p/project-zero/issues/detail?id=1447
https://github.com/transmission/transmission/pull/468 Exploit; Technical Description; Third Party Advisory External Source MISC https://github.com/transmission/transmission/pull/468
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/01/msg00020.html Mailing List; Third Party Advisory External Source MLIST [debian-lts-announce] 20180118 [SECURITY] [DLA 1246-1] transmission security update
https://twitter.com/taviso/status/951526615145566208 Third Party Advisory External Source MISC https://twitter.com/taviso/status/951526615145566208
https://www.debian.org/security/2018/dsa-4087 Third Party Advisory External Source DEBIAN DSA-4087
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/43665/ Exploit; Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source EXPLOIT-DB 43665

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)

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