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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-3195

Directory traversal vulnerability in bin/configure in TWiki before 4.2.3, when a certain step in the installation guide is skipped, allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a query string containing a .. (dot dot) in the image variable, and execute arbitrary files via unspecified vectors.
Publish Date : 2008-09-18 Last Update Date : 2017-09-28
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- 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 Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access User
Vulnerability Type(s) Directory traversal

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-1639 twiki -- command execution oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7915 unix
DSA-1639-1 twiki - command execution oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20275 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-2008-3195

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Twiki Twiki 4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Twiki Twiki 4.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Twiki Twiki 4.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Twiki Twiki 4.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Twiki Twiki 4.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Twiki Twiki 4.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Twiki Twiki 4.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Twiki Twiki 4.1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Twiki Twiki 4.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Twiki Twiki 4.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Twiki Twiki 4.2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Twiki Twiki 4.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Twiki Twiki 4.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Twiki Twiki 13

- References For CVE-2008-3195
CERT-VN VU#362012
XF twiki-configure-image-command-execution(45183) CONFIRM
VUPEN ADV-2008-2586
XF twiki-configure-directory-traversal(45182) CONFIRM CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-3195

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