CVE-2004-1487

Current Description

wget 1.8.x and 1.9.x allows a remote malicious web server to overwrite certain files via a redirection URL containing a ".." that resolves to the IP address of the malicious server, which bypasses wget's filtering for ".." sequences.

Basic Data

PublishedApril 27, 2005
Last ModifiedOctober 03, 2018
Assignercve@mitre.org
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
    2.3ApplicationGnuWget1.8*******
    2.3ApplicationGnuWget1.8.1*******
    2.3ApplicationGnuWget1.8.2*******
    2.3ApplicationGnuWget1.9*******
    2.3ApplicationGnuWget1.9.1*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Gnu Wget 1.8, 1.8.1, 1.8.2, 1.9, 1.9.1

References

NameSourceURLTags
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=261755http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=261755MISCExploit Vendor Advisory
20041209 wget: Arbitrary file overwriting/appending/creating and other vulnerabilitieshttp://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=110269474112384&w=2BUGTRAQ
1012472http://securitytracker.com/id?1012472SECTRACK
RHSA-2005:771http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-771.htmlREDHAT
11871http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/11871BIDExploit Vendor Advisory
wget-file-overwrite(18420)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/18420XF
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11682https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11682OVAL
USN-145-1https://usn.ubuntu.com/145-1/UBUNTU