CVS < 1.11.15 / 1.12.7 Client Traversal Arbitrary File Retrieval

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1219

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a directory traversal flaw

Description

The remote CVS server, according to its version number, might allow an attacker to checkout RCS archive files that are outside of the cvs root.

Solution

Upgrade to CVS 1.11.15, 1.12.7 or later.

See Also

http://www.openbsd.org/errata35.html#cvs

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 1219

File Name: 1219.prm

Family: Generic

Published: 2004/08/20

Modified: 2016/01/21

Dependencies: 1898

Nessus ID: 12212

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 4.6

Vector: CVSS3#AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-0405

BID: 10140