Executive Summary

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This Alert is flagged as TOP 25 Common Weakness Enumeration from CWE/SANS. For more information, you can read this.
Name CVE-2009-4053 First vendor Publication 2009-11-23
Vendor Cve Last vendor Modification 2009-11-23

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:L/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Cvss Base Score 4 Attack Range Network
Cvss Impact Score 2.9 Attack Complexity Low
Cvss Expoit Score 8 Authentication Requires single instance
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Multiple directory traversal vulnerabilities in Home FTP Server allow remote authenticated users to (1) create arbitrary directories via directory traversal sequences in an MKD command or (2) create files with any contents in arbitrary directories via directory traversal sequences in a file upload request. NOTE: the provenance of this information is unknown; the details are obtained solely from third party information.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2009-4053

CAPEC : Common Attack Pattern Enumeration & Classification

Id Name
CAPEC-23 File System Function Injection, Content Based
CAPEC-64 Using Slashes and URL Encoding Combined to Bypass Validation Logic
CAPEC-76 Manipulating Input to File System Calls
CAPEC-78 Using Escaped Slashes in Alternate Encoding
CAPEC-79 Using Slashes in Alternate Encoding
CAPEC-139 Relative Path Traversal

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

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

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

Application 1

OpenVAS Exploits

Date Description
2009-12-08 Name : iWeb Server URL Directory Traversal Vulnerability
File : nvt/iWeb_37228.nasl
2009-11-30 Name : Home FTp Server DOS And Multiple Directory Traversal Vulnerabilities
File : nvt/secpod_home_ftp_server_dir_trav_n_dos_vuln.nasl

Open Source Vulnerability Database (OSVDB)

Id Description
60450 Home FTP Server Upload Request Traversal Arbitrary File Creation

60449 Home FTP Server MKD Command Traversal Arbitrary Directory Creation

Alert History

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2019-05-10 12:03:03
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2016-04-26 19:16:26
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2013-05-11 00:01:36
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