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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-0255

The System extension Install tool in TYPO3 4.0.0 through 4.0.9, 4.1.0 through 4.1.7, and 4.2.0 through 4.2.3 creates the encryption key with an insufficiently random seed, which makes it easier for attackers to crack the key.
Publish Date : 2009-01-22 Last Update Date : 2017-08-07
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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 310

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-1711 typo3-src -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8128 unix
DSA-1711-1 typo3-src -- several oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13135 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-2009-0255

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Typo3 Typo3 4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Typo3 Typo3 4.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Typo3 Typo3 4.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Typo3 Typo3 4.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Typo3 Typo3 4.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Typo3 Typo3 4.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Typo3 Typo3 4.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Typo3 Typo3 4.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Typo3 Typo3 4.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Typo3 Typo3 4.0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Typo3 Typo3 4.1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Typo3 Typo3 4.1.0 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Typo3 Typo3 4.1.0 Beta1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Typo3 Typo3 4.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Typo3 Typo3 4.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Typo3 Typo3 4.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Typo3 Typo3 4.1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Typo3 Typo3 4.1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Typo3 Typo3 4.1.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Typo3 Typo3 4.1.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Typo3 Typo3 4.2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Typo3 Typo3 4.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Typo3 Typo3 4.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Typo3 Typo3 4.2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Typo3 Typo3 24

- References For CVE-2009-0255
BID 33376 TYPO3 Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities Release Date:2009-01-27
XF typo3-installtool-weak-security(48132) CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-0255

TYPO3 sa-2009-001 Weak Encryption Key File Disclosure
This module exploits a flaw in TYPO3 encryption ey creation process to allow for file disclosure in the jumpUrl mechanism. This flaw can be used to read any file that the web server user account has access to view.
Module type : auxiliary Rank : normal

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