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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-4208

Directory traversal vulnerability in wp-db-backup.php in Skippy WP-DB-Backup plugin for WordPress 1.7 and earlier allows remote authenticated users with administrative privileges to read arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) in the backup parameter to edit.php.
Publish Date : 2006-08-17 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Directory traversal
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-4208

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Skippy.net Wp-db Backup Plugin For Wordpress 1.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Skippy.net Wp-db Backup Plugin For Wordpress 1.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Skippy.net Wp-db Backup Plugin For Wordpress 2

- References For CVE-2006-4208

http://trac.wordpress.org/changeset/4095 CONFIRM
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/3280
VUPEN ADV-2006-3280
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/19504
BID 19504 WP-DB Backup For Wordpress Edit.PHP Directory Traversal Vulnerability Release Date:2006-10-30
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/443181/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20060814 Wordpress WP-DB Backup Plugin Directory Traversal Vulnerability
http://www.skippy.net/blog/category/wordpress/plugins/wp-db-backup/ CONFIRM
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/28375
XF wpdbbackup-edit-directory-traversal(28375)
http://secunia.com/advisories/21486
SECUNIA 21486
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/1401
SREASON 1401

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-4208

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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