Executive Summary

Name CVE-2012-2352 First vendor Publication 2012-05-31
Vendor Cve Last vendor Modification 2012-08-14

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:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Cvss Base Score 7.5 Attack Range Network
Cvss Impact Score 6.4 Attack Complexity Low
Cvss Expoit Score 10 Authentication None Required
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The archive management (arc_manage) page in wwsympa/wwsympa.fcgi.in in Sympa before 6.1.11 does not check permissions, which allows remote attackers to list, read, and delete arbitrary list archives via vectors related to the (1) do_arc_manage, (2) do_arc_download, or (3) do_arc_delete functions.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-2352

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

% Id Name
100 % CWE-264 Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls

OVAL Definitions

Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18542
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18542
Title: DSA-2477-1 sympa - authorisation bypass
Description: Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in Sympa, a mailing list manager, that allow to skip the scenario-based authorisation mechanisms. This vulnerability allows to display the archives management page, and download and delete the list archives by unauthorised users.
Family: unix Class: patch
Reference(s): DSA-2477-1
Version: 7
Platform(s): Debian GNU/Linux 6.0
Debian GNU/kFreeBSD 6.0
Product(s): sympa
Definition Synopsis:

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

Application 171

OpenVAS Exploits

Date Description
2012-05-31 Name : Debian Security Advisory DSA 2477-1 (sympa)
File : nvt/deb_2477_1.nasl
2012-05-31 Name : FreeBSD Ports: sympa
File : nvt/freebsd_sympa0.nasl

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

Date Description
2012-05-22 Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
File : debian_DSA-2477.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2012-05-22 Name : The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
File : freebsd_pkg_78c39232a34511e19d81d0df9acfd7e5.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Sources (Detail)

Source Url
BID http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/53503
CONFIRM https://sourcesup.renater.fr/scm/viewvc.php/branches/sympa-6.0-branch/wwsympa...
DEBIAN http://www.debian.org/security/2012/dsa-2477
MLIST http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/05/11/8
OSVDB http://www.osvdb.org/81890
SECUNIA http://secunia.com/advisories/49045

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