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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2011-1595

Directory traversal vulnerability in the disk_create function in disk.c in rdesktop before 1.7.0, when disk redirection is enabled, allows remote RDP servers to read or overwrite arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) in a pathname.
Publish Date : 2011-05-24 Last Update Date : 2013-04-04
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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 High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Directory traversal

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate
AV:A/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P 2011-02-09 2011-04-18
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2011-1595 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2011-0506 -- rdesktop security update (moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27640 unix
ELSA-2011:0506: rdesktop security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23586 unix
RHSA-2011:0506: rdesktop security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20110506 unix
RHSA-2011:0506: rdesktop security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21920 unix
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- Products Affected By CVE-2011-1595

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Rdesktop Rdesktop 1.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Rdesktop Rdesktop 1.1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Rdesktop Rdesktop 1.2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Rdesktop Rdesktop 1.3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Rdesktop Rdesktop 1.3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Rdesktop Rdesktop 1.4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Rdesktop Rdesktop 1.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Rdesktop Rdesktop 1.5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Rdesktop Rdesktop 1.6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Rdesktop Rdesktop 9

- References For CVE-2011-1595 CONFIRM
SECTRACK 1025525
GENTOO GLSA-201210-03
MLIST [rdesktop-announce] 20110418 rdesktop 1.7.0 released
BID 47419 rdesktop Disk Redirection Directory Traversal Vulnerability Release Date:2012-10-18
REDHAT RHSA-2011:0506

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2011-1595

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