CVE-2013-2900

HIGH

Description

The FilePath::ReferencesParent function in files/file_path.cc in Google Chrome before 29.0.1547.57 on Windows does not properly handle pathname components composed entirely of . (dot) and whitespace characters, which allows remote attackers to conduct directory traversal attacks via a crafted directory name.

References

http://crbug.com/181617

http://googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2013/08/stable-channel-update.html

http://www.debian.org/security/2013/dsa-2741

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A18381

https://src.chromium.org/viewvc/chrome?revision=200603&view=revision

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2013-08-21

Updated: 2017-09-19

Type: CWE-22

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: HIGH