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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2004-0778

CVS 1.11.x before 1.11.17, and 1.12.x before 1.12.9, allows remote attackers to determine the existence of arbitrary files and directories via the -X command for an alternate history file, which causes different error messages to be returned.
Publish Date : 2004-10-20 Last Update Date : 2017-10-11
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
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)
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 2004-06-09
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVS 1.11.x before 1.11.17, and 1.12.x before 1.12.9, allows remote attackers to determine the existence of arbitrary fil... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10688 unix
RHSA-2004:233: cvs security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2004233 unix
RHSA-2004:233: cvs security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20040233 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-2004-0778

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application CVS CVS 1.10.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application CVS CVS 1.10.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application CVS CVS 1.10.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application CVS CVS 1.11 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application CVS CVS 1.11.1 P1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application CVS CVS 1.11.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application CVS CVS 1.11.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application CVS CVS 1.11.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application CVS CVS 1.11.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application CVS CVS 1.11.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application CVS CVS 1.11.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application CVS CVS 1.11.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application CVS CVS 1.11.11 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application CVS CVS 1.11.14 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application CVS CVS 1.11.15 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application CVS CVS 1.11.16 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application CVS CVS 1.12.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application CVS CVS 1.12.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application CVS CVS 1.12.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application CVS CVS 1.12.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application CVS CVS 1.12.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions

- References For CVE-2004-0778
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10688
XF cvs-history-info-disclosure(17001)
BID 10955 CVS Undocumented History Flag Information Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-12
CERT-VN VU#579225
IDEFENSE 20040816 CVS Undocumented Flag Information Disclosure Vulnerability

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2004-0778

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