MLdonkey HTTP Request Arbitrary File Download Vulnerability

Published: 2009-03-17 17:51:21
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Recommendations:
Fixes are available.

Summary:
MLdonkey is prone to a vulnerability that lets attackers download arbitrary files. The issue occurs because the application fails to sufficiently sanitize user-supplied input.

Impact:
Exploiting this issue will allow an attacker to view arbitrary files within the context of the application. Information harvested may aid in launching further attacks.

Affected Versions:
MLdonkey 2.9.7 is vulnerable. Other versions may also be affected.

Detection Type:
Remote Vulnerability

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-0753

CVE Analysis

https://www.mageni.net/cve/CVE-2009-0753

SecurityFocus Bugtraq ID:

https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/33865

References:

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/33865
http://www.nongnu.org/mldonkey/

Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
5.0
Published
2009-03-17
Modified
2019-02-08
Category
Peer-To-Peer File Sharing

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