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1187340: CVE-2014-8163 Satellite5: upload_crash_file and upload_result directory traversal
It was found that an XMLRPC interface exposed by Satellite could allow an attacker to write arbitrary files and directories under the /var/satellite directory on the Satellite server.

Find out more about CVE-2014-8163 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

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

Base Score 4.9
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication Single
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial

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Red Hat would like to thank Travis Emmert for reporting this issue.
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