CVE-2012-5641

MEDIUM

Description

Directory traversal vulnerability in the partition2 function in mochiweb_util.erl in MochiWeb before 2.4.0, as used in Apache CouchDB before 1.0.4, 1.1.x before 1.1.2, and 1.2.x before 1.2.1, allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a ..\ (dot dot backslash) in the default URI.

References

http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2013/Jan/81

http://secunia.com/advisories/51765

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/57313

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/81240

https://github.com/melkote/mochiweb/commit/ac2bf

https://github.com/mochi/mochiweb/issues/92

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2014-03-18

Updated: 2017-08-29

Type: CWE-22

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: MEDIUM