The XML Import/Export plugin in MantisBT 1.2.x does not restrict access, which allows remote attackers to (1) upload arbitrary XML files via the import page or (2) obtain sensitive information via the export page. NOTE: this issue can be combined with CVE-2014-7146 to execute arbitrary PHP code.
Published 2014-11-18 15:59:07
Updated 2017-09-08 01:29:26
Source MITRE
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Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2014-8598

Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days EPSS Score History
~ 80 %
Percentile, the proportion of vulnerabilities that are scored at or less

Metasploit modules for CVE-2014-8598

  • MantisBT XmlImportExport Plugin PHP Code Injection Vulnerability
    Disclosure Date: 2014-11-08
    First seen: 2020-04-26
    This module exploits a post-auth vulnerability found in MantisBT versions 1.2.0a3 up to 1.2.17 when the Import/Export plugin is installed. The vulnerable code exists on plugins/XmlImportExport/ImportXml.php, which receives user input through the "description" field and the "issuelin

CVSS scores for CVE-2014-8598

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CWE ids for CVE-2014-8598

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References for CVE-2014-8598

Products affected by CVE-2014-8598

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