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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-5518 (1 public exploit)

Multiple directory traversal vulnerabilities in the web administration console in Apache Geronimo Application Server 2.1 through 2.1.3 on Windows allow remote attackers to upload files to arbitrary directories via directory traversal sequences in the (1) group, (2) artifact, (3) version, or (4) fileType parameter to console/portal//Services/Repository (aka the Services/Repository portlet); the (5) createDB parameter to console/portal/Embedded DB/DB Manager (aka the Embedded DB/DB Manager portlet); or the (6) filename parameter to the createKeystore script in the Security/Keystores portlet.
Publish Date : 2009-04-17 Last Update Date : 2009-04-28
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
9.4
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 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 22

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2008-5518 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20085518 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-5518

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Apache Geronimo 2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Apache Geronimo 2.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Apache Geronimo 2.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Apache Geronimo 2.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apache Geronimo 4

- References For CVE-2008-5518

http://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/GERONIMO-4597 CONFIRM
http://geronimo.apache.org/21x-security-report.html#2.1.xSecurityReport-214 CONFIRM
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/49900
XF geronimo-keystores-directory-traversal(49900)
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/49899
XF geronimo-dbmanager-directory-traversal(49899)
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/49898
XF geronimo-repository-directory-traversal(49898)
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1089
VUPEN ADV-2009-1089
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34562
BID 34562 Apache Geronimo Application Server Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities Release Date:2009-08-21
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/502733/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20090416 [DSECRG-09-018] Apache Geronimo - Directory Traversal vulnerabilities
Exploit! http://www.milw0rm.com/exploits/8458
MILW0RM 8458
http://secunia.com/advisories/34715
SECUNIA 34715
http://dsecrg.com/pages/vul/show.php?id=118

- Vulnerability Conditions

Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-5518

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


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