the ultimate security vulnerability data source
(e.g.: CVE-2009-1234 or 2010-1234 or 20101234)
Log In   Register
  Take a third party risk management course for FREE
Vulnerability Feeds & WidgetsNew  

Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-1284

Directory traversal vulnerability in Horde 3.1.6, Groupware before 1.0.5, and Groupware Webmail Edition before 1.0.6, when running with certain configurations, allows remote authenticated users to read and execute arbitrary files via ".." sequences and a null byte in the theme name.
Publish Date : 2008-03-11 Last Update Date : 2018-10-11
Search Twitter   Search YouTube   Search Google

- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
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 Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication ???
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Directory traversal

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2008-1284 unix
DSA-1519 horde3 -- insufficient input sanitising oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7854 unix
DSA-1519-1 horde3 - information disclosure oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20302 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-2008-1284

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Horde Groupware * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Horde Groupware Webmail Edition * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Horde Horde 3.1.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Horde Groupware 1
Horde Groupware Webmail Edition 1
Horde Horde 1

- References For CVE-2008-1284
XF horde-theme-file-include(41054)
GENTOO GLSA-200805-01
MLIST [announce] 20080307 Horde 3.1.7 (final)
BID 28153 Horde Framework Theme File Include Vulnerability Release Date:2008-05-05
MLIST [announce] 20080307 Horde Groupware Webmail Edition 1.0.6 (final)
MLIST [announce] 20080307 Horde Groupware 1.0.5 (final)
VUPEN ADV-2008-0822
BUGTRAQ 20080308 Re: Horde Webmail file inclusion proof of concept & patch.
BUGTRAQ 20080307 Horde Webmail file inclusion proof of concept & patch.

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-1284

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

CVE is a registred trademark of the MITRE Corporation and the authoritative source of CVE content is MITRE's CVE web site. CWE is a registred trademark of the MITRE Corporation and the authoritative source of CWE content is MITRE's CWE web site. OVAL is a registered trademark of The MITRE Corporation and the authoritative source of OVAL content is MITRE's OVAL web site.
Use of this information constitutes acceptance for use in an AS IS condition. There are NO warranties, implied or otherwise, with regard to this information or its use. Any use of this information is at the user's risk. It is the responsibility of user to evaluate the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any information, opinion, advice or other content. EACH USER WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY consequences of his or her direct or indirect use of this web site. ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND ARE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMED. This site will NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT or any other kind of loss.