Current Description

Directory traversal vulnerability in Cross-Referencing Linux (LXR) allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via .. (dot dot) sequences in the v parameter.

Basic Data

PublishedMarch 24, 2003
Last ModifiedOctober 18, 2016
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:P/I:N/A:N
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Base Score5.0
Exploitability Score10.0
Impact Score2.9
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.


  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationCross ReferencerLxr0.3*******
    2.3ApplicationCross ReferencerLxr0.8*******
    2.3ApplicationCross ReferencerLxr0.9*******
    2.3ApplicationCross ReferencerLxr0.9.1*******
    2.3ApplicationCross ReferencerLxr0.9.2*******

Vulnerable Software List

Cross Referencer Lxr 0.3, 0.8, 0.9, 0.9.1, 0.9.2


20030311 Cross-Referencing Linux vulnerability
DSA-264 Vendor Advisory
7062 Vendor Advisory