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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2011-2524

Original release date: 08/31/2011
Last revised: 02/01/2012


Directory traversal vulnerability in soup-uri.c in SoupServer in libsoup before 2.35.4 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a %2e%2e (encoded dot dot) in a URI.


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: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2011:1102
Type: Advisory
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2011-9763
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://git.gnome.org/browse/libsoup/tree/NEWS
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2369
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-1181-1
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1025864
External Source: MISC
Name: https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=653258
Type: Patch Information

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.35.3 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.0
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.2
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.2.0
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.2.1
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.2.2
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.2.3
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.2.4
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.2.5
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.2.6
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.2.7
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.2.91
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.2.92
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.2.93
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.2.94
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.2.96
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.2.97
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.2.98
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.2.99
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.2.100
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.2.101
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.2.102
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.2.103
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.2.104
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.3.2
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.3.4
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.4.0
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.4.1
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.23.1
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.23.6
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.23.91
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.23.92
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.24.1
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.25.2
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.25.3
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.25.4
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.25.5
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.25.91
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.26.0
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.26.1
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.27.1
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.27.2
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.27.4
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.27.5
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.27.90
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.27.91
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.27.92
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.28.0
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.28.1
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.29.3
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.29.5
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.29.6
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.29.90
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.29.91
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.30.0
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.30.1
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.31.2
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.31.6
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.31.90
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.31.92
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.32.0
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.32.1
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.32.2
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.33.4
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.33.5
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.33.6
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.33.90
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.33.92
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.34.0
* cpe:/a:gnome:libsoup:2.34.1

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