CVE-2020-5720

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Description

MikroTik WinBox before 3.21 is vulnerable to a path traversal vulnerability that allows creation of arbitrary files wherevere WinBox has write permissions. WinBox is vulnerable to this attack if it connects to a malicious endpoint or if an attacker mounts a man in the middle attack.

References

https://www.tenable.com/security/research/tra-2020-07

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2020-02-06

Updated: 2020-02-10

Type: CWE-22

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.3

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 5.9

Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 2.2

Severity: MEDIUM

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:o:mikrotik:winbox:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*