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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2018-1797

IBM WebSphere Application Server 7.0, 8.0, 8.5, and 9.0 using Enterprise bundle Archives (EBA) could allow a local attacker to traverse directories on the system. By persuading a victim to extract a specially-crafted ZIP archive containing "dot dot slash" sequences (../), an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to write to arbitrary files on the system. Note: This vulnerability is known as "Zip-Slip". IBM X-Force ID: 149427.
Publish Date : 2018-11-16 Last Update Date : 2019-10-09
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.3
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
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 None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Directory traversal
CWE ID 22

- Products Affected By CVE-2018-1797

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application IBM Websphere Application Server * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
IBM Websphere Application Server 1

- References For CVE-2018-1797

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/149427
XF ibm-websphere-cve20181797-file-write(149427)
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/105982
BID 105982 IBM WebSphere Application Server CVE-2018-1797 Directory Traversal Vulnerability Release Date:2018-11-14
https://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=ibm10730699 CONFIRM
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1042146
SECTRACK 1042146

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2018-1797

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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