High

CVE-2009-0244 - Path Traversal vulnerability in Microsoft Windows Mobile

Publication: 2009-01-21
Summary

Directory traversal vulnerability in the OBEX FTP Service in the Microsoft Bluetooth stack in Windows Mobile 6 Professional, and probably Windows Mobile 5.0 for Pocket PC and 5.0 for Pocket PC Phone Edition, allows remote authenticated users to list arbitrary directories, and create or read arbitrary files, via a .. (dot dot) in a pathname. NOTE: this can be leveraged for code execution by writing to a Startup folder.

Classification
CWE-22: Path Traversal

Risk level (CVSS 8.5)

High

8.5

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

  • Microsoft Windows Mobile 5.0
  • Microsoft Windows Mobile 5.0
  • Microsoft Windows Mobile 5.0
  • Microsoft Windows Mobile 6.0
  • Microsoft Windows Mobile 6.0
  • Microsoft Windows Mobile 6.0