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CVE Database

CVE-2011-2524

Impact: Moderate
Public: 2011-07-28
Bugzilla: 720509: CVE-2011-2524 libsoup: SoupServer directory traversal flaw

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Directory traversal vulnerability in soup-uri.c in SoupServer in libsoup before 2.35.4 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a %2e%2e (encoded dot dot) in a URI.

Find out more about CVE-2011-2524 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 5.0
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: Partial
Integrity Impact: None
Availability Impact: None

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (libsoup) RHSA-2011:1102 July 28, 2011

External References

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