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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-3295

Directory traversal vulnerability in Yet another Bulletin Board (YaBB) 2.1 and earlier allows remote authenticated users to execute arbitrary Perl code via a .. (dot dot) in the userlanguage profile setting, which sets the userlanguage key of the member hash, and is propagated to the language variable in (1) and (2), (3) the use_lang variable in, and the actlang variable in (4) and (5); as demonstrated by pointing userlanguage to the English folder, modifying English/HelpCentre.lng file to contain Perl statements, and then invoking the help action in
Publish Date : 2007-06-20 Last Update Date : 2012-10-30
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Single system (The vulnerability requires an attacker to be logged into the system (such as at a command line or via a desktop session or web interface).)
Gained Access User
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeDirectory traversal
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-3295

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Yabb Yabb 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Yabb Yabb 2.0 Rc1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Yabb Yabb 2.0 Rc2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Yabb Yabb 2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Yabb Yabb 4

- References For CVE-2007-3295
BID 24529 YABB Multiple Local File Include Vulnerabilities Release Date:2007-06-19
BUGTRAQ 20070619 Local File Include Vulnerabilities in YaBB <= 2.1(all version)
XF yabb-multiple-language-file-include(34932)
OSVDB 37238

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-3295

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