64690 : KDE KGet file Element name Attribute Traversal Arbitrary File Creation
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2010-05-13
Time to Patch Time to Vendor Response
13 days 2 days

Description

<em style='font-weight:bold;'>(Description Provided by <a href="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=2010-1000" target="_blank">CVE</a>)</em> : Directory traversal vulnerability in KGet in KDE SC 4.0.0 through 4.4.3 allows remote attackers to create arbitrary files via directory traversal sequences in the name attribute of a file element in a metalink file.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Solution: Patch / RCS
Exploit: Exploit Unknown
Disclosure: Vendor Verified, Vendor Verified, Coordinated Disclosure
OSVDB: Web Related

Solution

Currently, there are no known workarounds or upgrades to correct this issue. However, KDE has released a patch to address this vulnerability.

Products

Unknown or Incomplete

References

Tools & Filters

53508

Credit

Unknown or Incomplete

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 4.3
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