2007-6268 | Xigla Absolute News Manager.NET default.aspx path traversal (BID-26692 / XFDB-38870)
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A vulnerability, which was classified as problematic, was found in Xigla Absolute News Manager.NET 5.1. This affects an unknown function of the file pages/default.aspx. The manipulation of the argument
template with an unknown input leads to a directory traversal vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-22. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality.
The bug was discovered 11/16/2007. The weakness was presented 11/28/2007 by Richard Brain with ProCheckUp Ltd. (Website). It is possible to read the advisory at marc.info. This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2007-6268 since 12/07/2007. The exploitability is told to be easy. It is possible to initiate the attack remotely. No form of authentication is needed for exploitation. Technical details and a public exploit are known.
After 6 days, there has been an exploit disclosed. It is declared as proof-of-concept. The exploit is shared for download at securityfocus.com. The vulnerability was handled as a non-public zero-day exploit for at least 12 days. During that time the estimated underground price was around $0-$5k.
A possible mitigation has been published immediately after the disclosure of the vulnerability.
VulDB Meta Base Score: 5.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 5.0
NVD Base Score: 🔍
Class: Directory traversal
11/28/2007 +12 days 🔍
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12/04/2007 +6 days 🔍
12/04/2007 +0 days 🔍
12/05/2007 +1 days 🔍
12/07/2007 +1 days 🔍
12/07/2007 +0 days 🔍
03/16/2015 +2656 days 🔍
07/29/2021 +2327 days 🔍Advisory: marc.info
Researcher: Richard Brain
Organization: ProCheckUp Ltd.
Status: Not defined
CVE: CVE-2007-6268 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 26692 – Absolute News Manager .NET Multiple Input Validation and Information Disclosure Vulnerabilities
OSVDB: 40575 – Absolute News Manager .NET pages/default.aspx template Variable Remote File Access
Created: 03/16/2015 13:43
Updated: 07/29/2021 21:25
Changes: (3) source_xforce exploit_price_0day vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_basescore
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