Directory traversal vulnerability in PCMan's FTP Server 2.0.7 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a ..// (dot dot double slash) in a RETR command.
Published 2015-09-29 19:59:10
Updated 2017-11-07 02:29:00
Source MITRE
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Vulnerability category: Directory traversal

Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2015-7601

Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days EPSS Score History
~ 98 %
Percentile, the proportion of vulnerabilities that are scored at or less

Metasploit modules for CVE-2015-7601

  • PCMan FTP Server 2.0.7 Directory Traversal Information Disclosure
    Disclosure Date: 2015-09-28
    First seen: 2020-04-26
    This module exploits a directory traversal vulnerability found in PCMan FTP Server 2.0.7. This vulnerability allows an attacker to download arbitrary files from the server by crafting a RETR command that includes file system traversal strings such as '..//' Authors:

CVSS scores for CVE-2015-7601

Base Score Base Severity CVSS Vector Exploitability Score Impact Score Score Source First Seen

CWE ids for CVE-2015-7601

  • The product uses external input to construct a pathname that is intended to identify a file or directory that is located underneath a restricted parent directory, but the product does not properly neutralize special elements within the pathname that can cause the pathname to resolve to a location that is outside of the restricted directory.
    Assigned by: (Primary)

References for CVE-2015-7601

Products affected by CVE-2015-7601

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