2021-37469 | NCH WebDictate logprop path traversal
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A vulnerability was found in NCH WebDictate up to 2.13. It has been declared as problematic. Affected by this vulnerability is some unknown functionality of the file logprop. The manipulation of the argument
file with an unknown input leads to a directory traversal vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-23. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality. The summary by CVE is:
In NCH WebDictate v2.13 and earlier, authenticated users can abuse logprop?file=/.. path traversal to read files on the filesystem.
The weakness was shared 07/26/2021. The advisory is shared at github.com. This vulnerability is known as CVE-2021-37469 since 07/25/2021. The exploitation appears to be easy. The attack can only be initiated within the local network. A single authentication is required for exploitation. Technical details and also a public exploit are known.
It is declared as proof-of-concept. It is possible to download the exploit at github.com.
There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.
VulDB Meta Base Score: 3.5
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 3.2
VulDB Base Score: 3.5
VulDB Temp Score: 3.2
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Class: Directory traversal
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Active APT Groups: 🔍Recommended: no mitigation known
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07/25/2021 CVE assigned
07/26/2021 +1 days Advisory disclosed
07/26/2021 +0 days VulDB entry created
07/28/2021 +2 days VulDB last updateAdvisory: github.com
Status: Not defined
CVE: CVE-2021-37469 (🔒)
scip Labs: https://www.scip.ch/en/?labs.20161013
Created: 07/26/2021 08:36
Updated: 07/28/2021 15:36
Changes: (2) source_cve_assigned source_cve_nvd_summary
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