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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-1743

Original release date: 05/20/2009
Last revised: 07/01/2009


Directory traversal vulnerability in InstallHFZ.exe in Pinnacle Hollywood Effects 6, a module in Pinnacle Systems Pinnacle Studio 12, allows remote attackers to create and overwrite arbitrary files via a filename containing a ..\ (dot dot backslash) sequence in a Hollywood FX Compressed Archive (.hfz) file. NOTE: this can be leveraged for code execution by decompressing a file to a Startup folder. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
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: XF
Name: pinnaclestudio-hfz-directory-traversal(50510)
External Source: BID
Name: 34936
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20090513 Pinnacle Studio 12 "Hollywood FX Compressed Archive" (.hfz) directory traversal vulnerability poc
External Source: MISC
Name: http://retrogod.altervista.org/9sg_pinnacle_studio_12_hfz.htm
External Source: MILW0RM
Name: 8670

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