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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-5811

Original release date: 11/05/2007
Last revised: 11/15/2008


** DISPUTED ** Directory traversal vulnerability in PageTraiteDownload.php in phpMyConferences 8.0.2 and earlier allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) in the dir parameter. NOTE: this issue is disputed for 8.0.2 by a reliable third party, who notes that the PHP code is syntactically incorrect and cannot be executed.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
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

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External Source: VIM
Name: 20071031 phpMyConferences <= 8.0.2 Remote File Disclosure Vulnerability
External Source: VIM
Name: 20071031 phpMyConferences <= 8.0.2 Remote File Disclosure Vulnerability
External Source: XF
Name: phpmyconferences-dir-directory-traversal(38183)
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 39018
External Source: MILW0RM
Name: 4590
External Source: BID
Name: 26278

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+ Configuration 1
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* cpe:/a:phpmyconferences:phpmyconferences:8.0.2 and previous versions

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