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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-4347

Multiple directory traversal vulnerabilities in the management console in Symantec Messaging Gateway (SMG) 9.5.x allow remote authenticated users to read arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) in the (1) logFile parameter in a logs action to brightmail/export or (2) localBackupFileSelection parameter in an APPLIANCE restoreSource action to brightmail/admin/restore/
Publish Date : 2012-12-05 Last Update Date : 2013-10-11
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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) Directory traversal

- Products Affected By CVE-2012-4347

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Symantec Messaging Gateway 9.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Symantec Messaging Gateway 9.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Symantec Messaging Gateway 9.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Symantec Messaging Gateway 9.5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Symantec Messaging Gateway 9.5.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Symantec Messaging Gateway 5

- References For CVE-2012-4347

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-4347

Symantec Messaging Gateway 9.5 Log File Download Vulnerability
This module will download a file of your choice against Symantec Messaging Gateway. This is possible by exploiting a directory traversal vulnerability when handling the 'logFile' parameter, which will load an arbitrary file as an attachment. Note that authentication is required in order to successfully download your file.
Module type : auxiliary Rank : normal

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