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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-2265

Original release date: 07/05/2009
Last revised: 08/12/2009
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Multiple directory traversal vulnerabilities in FCKeditor before 2.6.4.1 allow remote attackers to create executable files in arbitrary directories via directory traversal sequences in the input to unspecified connector modules, as exploited in the wild for remote code execution in July 2009, related to the file browser and the editor/filemanager/connectors/ directory.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/AU:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
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: MISC
Name: http://www.ocert.org/advisories/ocert-2009-007.html
Type: Patch Information
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2009-7794
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 35909
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1836
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=695430
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-1813
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1022513
External Source: MLIST
Name: [Zope-dev] 20090706 zope.html with FCKEditor security fix
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2009-7761
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20090703 [oCERT-2009-007] FCKeditor input sanitization errors
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-1825
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 35833
External Source: MISC
Name: http://isc.sans.org/diary.html?storyid=6724

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