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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-2968

Original release date: 09/02/2009
Last revised: 07/22/2010


Directory traversal vulnerability in a support component in the web interface in VMware Studio 2.0 public beta before build 1017-185256 allows remote attackers to upload files to arbitrary locations via unspecified vectors.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/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 modification

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External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20090901 VMSA-2009-0011 VMware Studio 2.0 addresses a security issue in the public beta version of Studio 2.0
External Source: MLIST
Name: [security-announce] 20090831 VMSA-2009-0011 VMware Studio 2.0 addresses a security issue in the public beta version of Studio 2.0
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2009-0011.html
Type: Advisory
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-2501
Type: Advisory
External Source: XF
Name: vmware-interface-dir-traversal(52976)
External Source: BID
Name: 36199
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.vmware.com/support/developer/studio/studio20/release_notes.html
Type: Advisory

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