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CVE-2012-6081

Impact: Important
Public: 2012-12-29
Bugzilla: 890902: CVE-2012-6081 moinmoin: remote code execution vulnerability

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Multiple unrestricted file upload vulnerabilities in the (1) twikidraw (action/twikidraw.py) and (2) anywikidraw (action/anywikidraw.py) actions in MoinMoin before 1.9.6 allow remote authenticated users with write permissions to execute arbitrary code by uploading a file with an executable extension, then accessing it via a direct request to the file in an unspecified directory, as exploited in the wild in July 2012.

Find out more about CVE-2012-6081 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score: 6
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Single Instance
Confidentiality Impact: Partial
Integrity Impact: Partial
Availability Impact: Partial

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