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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-2511 (1 public exploit)

Directory traversal vulnerability in the UmxEventCli.CachedAuditDataList.1 (aka UmxEventCliLib) ActiveX control in UmxEventCli.dll in CA Internet Security Suite 2008 allows remote attackers to create and overwrite arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) in the argument to the SaveToFile method. NOTE: this can be leveraged for code execution by writing to a Startup folder. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.
Publish Date : 2008-06-02 Last Update Date : 2009-03-13
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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-2008-2511

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application CA Internet Security Suite Plus 2008 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
CA Internet Security Suite Plus 2008 1

- References For CVE-2008-2511

http://secunia.com/advisories/30420
SECUNIA 30420
Exploit! http://www.milw0rm.com/exploits/5682
MILW0RM 5682
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/1696/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-1696
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/492679/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080528 [NSG_28-5-08] CA Internet Security Suite 2008 (UmxEventCli.dll/SaveToFile()) remote file corruption poc
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020129
SECTRACK 1020129
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/42712
XF internet-security-umxeventcli-file-overwrite(42712)
http://retrogod.altervista.org/9sg_CA_poc.html

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-2511

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


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