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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-1760

Original release date: 06/11/2009
Last revised: 07/01/2009
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Directory traversal vulnerability in src/torrent_info.cpp in Rasterbar libtorrent before 0.14.4, as used in firetorrent, qBittorrent, deluge Torrent, and other applications, allows remote attackers to create or overwrite arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) and partial relative pathname in a Multiple File Mode list element in a .torrent file.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.8 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 4.9
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 modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: BID
Name: 35262
Type: Patch Information
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-1534
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1815
External Source: MISC
Name: http://census-labs.com/news/2009/06/08/libtorrent-rasterbar/
Type: Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20090608 Rasterbar libtorrent arbitrary file overwrite vulnerability
Type: Patch Information
External Source: XF
Name: libtorrent-path-element-dir-traversal(51008)
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 35848
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 35277
Type: Advisory
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2009:139
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200907-14
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?group_id=79942&release_id=686456
Type: Patch Information

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