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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2018-1000161

nmap version 6.49BETA6 through 7.60, up to and including SVN revision 37147 contains a Directory Traversal vulnerability in NSE script http-fetch that can result in file overwrite as the user is running it. This attack appears to be exploitable via a victim that runs NSE script http-fetch against a malicious web site. This vulnerability appears to have been fixed in 7.7.
Publish Date : 2018-04-18 Last Update Date : 2018-05-24
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
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 None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Single system (The vulnerability requires an attacker to be logged into the system (such as at a command line or via a desktop session or web interface).)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Directory traversal

- Products Affected By CVE-2018-1000161

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Nmap Nmap 6.49 Beta6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Nmap Nmap 7.00 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Nmap Nmap 7.01 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Nmap Nmap 7.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Nmap Nmap 7.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Nmap Nmap 7.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Nmap Nmap 7.25 Beta1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Nmap Nmap 7.25 Beta2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Nmap Nmap 7.30 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Nmap Nmap 7.31 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Nmap Nmap 7.40 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Nmap Nmap 7.50 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Nmap Nmap 7.60 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Nmap Nmap 13

- References For CVE-2018-1000161

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2018-1000161

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