CVE-1999-1177

Current Description

Directory traversal vulnerability in nph-publish before 1.2 allows remote attackers to overwrite arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) in the pathname for an upload operation.

Basic Data

PublishedDecember 31, 1999
Last ModifiedOctober 10, 2017
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Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeNVD-CWE-Other
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Base Score5.0
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score10.0
Impact Score2.9
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationLincoln D. SteinNph-publish********1.2

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Lincoln D. Stein Nph-publish *

References

NameSourceURLTags
http://www.w3.org/Security/Faq/wwwsf4.htmlhttp://www.w3.org/Security/Faq/wwwsf4.htmlMISC
http://www-genome.wi.mit.edu/WWW/tools/CGI_scripts/server_publish/nph-publishhttp://www-genome.wi.mit.edu/WWW/tools/CGI_scripts/server_publish/nph-publishCONFIRMPATCH Vendor Advisory
http-cgi-nphpublish(2055)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/2055XF