2008-0175 | GE Fanuc Proficy Real-Time Information Portal File Upload memory corruption (BID-27446 / XFDB-39949)
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A vulnerability has been found in GE Fanuc Proficy Real-Time Information Portal up to 2.6 and classified as critical. Affected by this vulnerability is an unknown part of the component File Upload. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a memory corruption vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-119. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability.
The weakness was shared 01/28/2008 as confirmed advisory (CERT.org). The advisory is shared at kb.cert.org. This vulnerability is known as CVE-2008-0175 since 01/09/2008. The exploitation appears to be easy. The attack can be launched remotely. The exploitation doesn’t need any form of authentication. Technical details are unknown but a public exploit is available.
A public exploit has been developed in Ruby. It is declared as proof-of-concept. It is possible to download the exploit at securityfocus.com.
There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product. Furthermore it is possible to detect and prevent this kind of attack with TippingPoint and the filter 6587.
VulDB Meta Base Score: 7.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 6.9
NVD Base Score: 🔍
Class: Memory corruption
01/17/2008 +8 days 🔍
01/24/2008 +7 days 🔍
01/28/2008 +4 days 🔍
01/28/2008 +0 days 🔍
01/31/2011 +1099 days 🔍
10/07/2012 +615 days 🔍
03/16/2015 +890 days 🔍
07/30/2021 +2328 days 🔍Advisory: kb.cert.org
CVE: CVE-2008-0175 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 27446 – GE Fanuc Proficy Portal Remote Script Code Execution Vulnerability
Vulnerability Center: 29409 – GE Fanuc Proficy Real-Time Information Portal 2.6 and Earlier Remote Arbitrary Code Execution, High
Created: 03/16/2015 13:43
Updated: 07/30/2021 18:36
Changes: (4) source_cve_assigned advisory_confirm_url exploit_price_0day vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_basescore
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