Executive Summary

This Alert is flagged as TOP 25 Common Weakness Enumeration from CWE/SANS. For more information, you can read this.
Name CVE-2008-1284 First vendor Publication 2008-03-10
Vendor Cve Last vendor Modification 2018-10-11

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v3

Cvss vector : N/A
Overall CVSS Score NA
Base Score NA Environmental Score NA
impact SubScore NA Temporal Score NA
Exploitabality Sub Score NA
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Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Cvss Base Score 6 Attack Range Network
Cvss Impact Score 6.4 Attack Complexity Medium
Cvss Expoit Score 6.8 Authentication Requires single instance
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Directory traversal vulnerability in Horde 3.1.6, Groupware before 1.0.5, and Groupware Webmail Edition before 1.0.6, when running with certain configurations, allows remote authenticated users to read and execute arbitrary files via ".." sequences and a null byte in the theme name.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2008-1284

CAPEC : Common Attack Pattern Enumeration & Classification

Id Name
CAPEC-3 Using Leading 'Ghost' Character Sequences to Bypass Input Filters
CAPEC-7 Blind SQL Injection
CAPEC-8 Buffer Overflow in an API Call
CAPEC-9 Buffer Overflow in Local Command-Line Utilities
CAPEC-10 Buffer Overflow via Environment Variables
CAPEC-13 Subverting Environment Variable Values
CAPEC-14 Client-side Injection-induced Buffer Overflow
CAPEC-18 Embedding Scripts in Nonscript Elements
CAPEC-22 Exploiting Trust in Client (aka Make the Client Invisible)
CAPEC-24 Filter Failure through Buffer Overflow
CAPEC-28 Fuzzing
CAPEC-31 Accessing/Intercepting/Modifying HTTP Cookies
CAPEC-32 Embedding Scripts in HTTP Query Strings
CAPEC-42 MIME Conversion
CAPEC-43 Exploiting Multiple Input Interpretation Layers
CAPEC-45 Buffer Overflow via Symbolic Links
CAPEC-46 Overflow Variables and Tags
CAPEC-47 Buffer Overflow via Parameter Expansion
CAPEC-52 Embedding NULL Bytes
CAPEC-53 Postfix, Null Terminate, and Backslash
CAPEC-63 Simple Script Injection
CAPEC-64 Using Slashes and URL Encoding Combined to Bypass Validation Logic
CAPEC-66 SQL Injection
CAPEC-67 String Format Overflow in syslog()
CAPEC-71 Using Unicode Encoding to Bypass Validation Logic
CAPEC-72 URL Encoding
CAPEC-73 User-Controlled Filename
CAPEC-78 Using Escaped Slashes in Alternate Encoding
CAPEC-79 Using Slashes in Alternate Encoding
CAPEC-80 Using UTF-8 Encoding to Bypass Validation Logic
CAPEC-81 Web Logs Tampering
CAPEC-83 XPath Injection
CAPEC-85 Client Network Footprinting (using AJAX/XSS)
CAPEC-86 Embedding Script (XSS ) in HTTP Headers
CAPEC-88 OS Command Injection
CAPEC-91 XSS in IMG Tags
CAPEC-99 XML Parser Attack
CAPEC-101 Server Side Include (SSI) Injection
CAPEC-104 Cross Zone Scripting
CAPEC-106 Cross Site Scripting through Log Files
CAPEC-108 Command Line Execution through SQL Injection
CAPEC-109 Object Relational Mapping Injection
CAPEC-110 SQL Injection through SOAP Parameter Tampering
CAPEC-171 Variable Manipulation

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

% Id Name
100 % CWE-22 Improper Limitation of a Pathname to a Restricted Directory ('Path Traversal') (CWE/SANS Top 25)

OVAL Definitions

Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20302
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20302
Title: DSA-1519-1 horde3 - information disclosure
Description: It was discovered that the Horde web application framework permits arbitrary file inclusion by a remote attacker through the <code>theme</code> preference parameter.
Family: unix Class: patch
Reference(s): DSA-1519-1
Version: 5
Platform(s): Debian GNU/Linux 4.0
Product(s): horde3
Definition Synopsis:
Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7854
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7854
Title: DSA-1519 horde3 -- insufficient input sanitising
Description: It was discovered that the Horde web application framework permits arbitrary file inclusion by a remote attacker through the theme preference parameter.
Family: unix Class: patch
Reference(s): DSA-1519
Version: 3
Platform(s): Debian GNU/Linux 4.0
Debian GNU/Linux 3.1
Product(s): horde3
Definition Synopsis:

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

Application 11
Application 9
Application 1

OpenVAS Exploits

Date Description
2009-02-16 Name : Fedora Update for horde FEDORA-2008-2362
File : nvt/gb_fedora_2008_2362_horde_fc8.nasl
2009-02-16 Name : Fedora Update for horde FEDORA-2008-2406
File : nvt/gb_fedora_2008_2406_horde_fc7.nasl
2008-09-24 Name : Gentoo Security Advisory GLSA 200805-01 (horde)
File : nvt/glsa_200805_01.nasl
2008-03-19 Name : Debian Security Advisory DSA 1519-1 (horde3)
File : nvt/deb_1519_1.nasl

Open Source Vulnerability Database (OSVDB)

Id Description
42774 Horde Multiple Products theme Parameter Traversal Local File Inclusion

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

Date Description
2009-07-21 Name : The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
File : suse_11_0_horde-081119.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2008-11-25 Name : The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
File : suse_horde-5791.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2008-05-09 Name : The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : gentoo_GLSA-200805-01.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2008-03-17 Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
File : debian_DSA-1519.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2008-03-13 Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2008-2362.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2008-03-13 Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2008-2406.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Sources (Detail)

Source Url
BID http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28153
BUGTRAQ http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/489239/100/0/threaded
DEBIAN http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1519
FEDORA https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-March/msg00253.html
GENTOO http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200805-01.xml
MLIST http://lists.horde.org/archives/announce/2008/000382.html
SECUNIA http://secunia.com/advisories/29286
SREASON http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3726
VUPEN http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0822/references
XF https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/41054

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