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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2002-1344

Directory traversal vulnerability in wget before 1.8.2-4 allows a remote FTP server to create or overwrite files as the wget user via filenames containing (1) /absolute/path or (2) .. (dot dot) sequences.
Publish Date : 2002-12-18 Last Update Date : 2018-10-19
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
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 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

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate 2002-12-10
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- Products Affected By CVE-2002-1344

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application GNU Wget 1.5.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application GNU Wget 1.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application GNU Wget 1.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application GNU Wget 1.7.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application GNU Wget 1.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application GNU Wget 1.8.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application GNU Wget 1.8.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Hardware SUN Cobalt Raq Xtr * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
GNU Wget 7
SUN Cobalt Raq Xtr 1

- References For CVE-2002-1344
REDHAT RHSA-2002:229
BUGTRAQ 20021211 Directory Traversal Vulnerabilities in FTP Clients
CALDERA CSSA-2003.003.0
OPENPKG OpenPKG-SA-2003.007
BUGTRAQ 20021219 TSLSA-2002-0089 - wget
BID 6360 Multiple Vendor FTP Client Side File Overwriting Vulnerability Release Date:2007-02-28
CIAC N-022
XF wget-ftp-filename-traversal(10820)
BID 6352 WGet NLST Client Side File Overwriting Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-11
REDHAT RHSA-2002:256
SCO CSSA-2003-003.0
VULNWATCH 20021210 Directory Traversal Vulnerabilities in FTP Clients
CERT-VN VU#210148

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2002-1344

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