Moderate

CVE-2007-6662 - Path Traversal vulnerability in Cutephp Cutenews 2.6

Publication: 2008-01-04
Summary

Directory traversal vulnerability in file.php in CuteNews 2.6 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) in the file parameter, as demonstrated by reading the admin username and password hash in data/users.db.php.

Classification
CWE-22: Path Traversal

Risk level (CVSS 5.8)

Moderate

5.8

Access Vector

  • Network
  • Adjacent Network
  • Local

Access Complexity

  • Low
  • Medium
  • High

Authentication

  • None
  • Single
  • Multiple

Confident. Impact

  • Complete
  • Partial
  • None

Integrity Impact

  • Complete
  • Partial
  • None

Affected Products

  • Cutephp Cutenews 2.6