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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-4506

Directory traversal vulnerability in gitolite 3.x before 3.1, when wild card repositories and a pattern matching "../" are enabled, allows remote authenticated users to create arbitrary repositories and possibly perform other actions via a .. (dot dot) in a repository name.
Publish Date : 2012-10-22 Last Update Date : 2019-09-09
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication ???
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Directory traversal

- Products Affected By CVE-2012-4506

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Gitolite Gitolite 3.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Gitolite Gitolite 3.02 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Gitolite Gitolite 3.03 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Gitolite Gitolite 3.04 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Sitaram Chamarty Gitolite 3.01 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Gitolite Gitolite 4
Sitaram Chamarty Gitolite 1

- References For CVE-2012-4506!topic/gitolite/K9SnQNhCQ-0/discussion CONFIRM
BID 55853 Gitolite CVE-2012-4506 Security Bypass Vulnerability Release Date:2012-10-18
XF gitolite-security-bypass(79130)
MLIST [oss-security] 20121009 Re: CVE Request: gitolite path traversal vulnerability CONFIRM
MLIST [oss-security] 20121009 CVE Request: gitolite path traversal vulnerability

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-4506

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