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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-0782

Directory traversal vulnerability in MoinMoin 1.5.8 and earlier allows remote attackers to overwrite arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) in the MOIN_ID user ID in a cookie for a userform action. NOTE: this issue can be leveraged for PHP code execution via the quicklinks parameter.
Publish Date : 2008-02-14 Last Update Date : 2018-10-03
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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) Execute CodeDirectory traversal

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-1514 moin -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7891 unix
DSA-1514-1 moin oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18640 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-2008-0782

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Moinmoin Moinmoin 0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Moinmoin Moinmoin 0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Moinmoin Moinmoin 0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Moinmoin Moinmoin 0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Moinmoin Moinmoin 0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Moinmoin Moinmoin 0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Moinmoin Moinmoin 0.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Moinmoin Moinmoin 0.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Moinmoin Moinmoin 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Moinmoin Moinmoin 1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Moinmoin Moinmoin 1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Moinmoin Moinmoin 1.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Moinmoin Moinmoin 1.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Moinmoin Moinmoin 1.5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Moinmoin Moinmoin 1.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Moinmoin Moinmoin 1.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Moinmoin Moinmoin 1.5.3 Rc1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Moinmoin Moinmoin 1.5.3 Rc2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Moinmoin Moinmoin 1.5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Moinmoin Moinmoin 1.5.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Moinmoin Moinmoin 1.5.5a Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Moinmoin Moinmoin 1.5.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Moinmoin Moinmoin 1.5.5 Rc1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Moinmoin Moinmoin 1.5.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Moinmoin Moinmoin 1.5.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Moinmoin Moinmoin 1.5.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Moinmoin Moinmoin 26

- References For CVE-2008-0782
XF moinmoin-readme-file-overwrite(39837)
BID 27404 MoinMoin MOIN_ID Cookie Remote Input Validation Vulnerability Release Date:2009-01-30
VUPEN ADV-2008-0569
GENTOO GLSA-200803-27
VIM 20080124 MoinMoin 1.5.x MOIND_ID cookie Bug Remote Exploit CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-0782

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

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