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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-1117

Directory traversal vulnerability in the Notes (aka Flash Notes or instant messages) feature in tb2ftp.dll in Timbuktu Pro 8.6.5 for Windows, and possibly 8.7 for Mac OS X, allows remote attackers to upload files to arbitrary locations via a destination filename with a \ (backslash) character followed by ../ (dot dot slash) sequences. NOTE: this can be leveraged for code execution by writing to a Startup folder. NOTE: this issue reportedly exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2007-4220.
Publish Date : 2008-03-14 Last Update Date : 2018-10-11
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 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

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-1117

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Netopia Timbuktu Pro 8.6.5 * Windows * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Netopia Timbuktu Pro 1

- References For CVE-2008-1117
BUGTRAQ 20080310 Vulnerabilities in Timbuktu Pro 8.6.5
BUGTRAQ 20080311 Re: [Full-disclosure] Vulnerabilities in Timbuktu Pro 8.6.5
BUGTRAQ 20080311 CORE-2008-0204: Timbuktu Pro Remote Path Traversal and Log Injection
VUPEN ADV-2008-0840
BID 28081 Timbuktu Pro File Upload and Log Input Manipulation Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-03-12

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-1117

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