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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-2015

Multiple absolute path traversal vulnerabilities in certain ActiveX controls in WatchFire AppScan 7.0 allow remote attackers to create or overwrite arbitrary files via a full pathname in the argument to the (1) CompactSave and (2) SaveSession method in one control, and the (3) saveRecordedExploreToFile method in a different control. NOTE: this can be leveraged for code execution by writing to a Startup folder.
Publish Date : 2008-04-29 Last Update Date : 2017-09-28
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
9.3
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeDirectory traversal
CWE ID 22

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-2015

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Watchfire Appscan 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Watchfire Appscan 1

- References For CVE-2008-2015

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/42077
XF appscan-activex-file-overwrite(42077)
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/5496
EXPLOIT-DB 5496
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1019948
SECTRACK 1019948
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28940
BID 28940 RETIRED: Watchfire AppScan ActiveX Control Multiple Arbitrary File Overwrite Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-05-05

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-2015

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


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