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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2008-1770

Original release date: 06/04/2008
Last revised: 10/03/2013


CRLF injection vulnerability in Akamai Download Manager ActiveX control before allows remote attackers to force the download and execution of arbitrary files via a URL parameter containing an encoded LF followed by a malicious target line.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20080605 Akamai Download Manager File Downloaded To Arbitrary Location Vulnerability
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-1746
Type: Advisory
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20080604 Akamai Technologies Security Advisory 2008-0001 (Download Manager)
External Source: FULLDISC
Name: 20080604 Akamai Technologies Security Advisory 2008-0001 (Download Manager)
External Source: MILW0RM
Name: 5741
External Source: XF
Name: downloadmanager-url-code-execution(42879)
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 30537
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1020194

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