scp File Create/Overwrite

Published: 2005-11-03 13:08:04
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

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

Detection Type:
Remote Banner

Recommendations:
Patch and new version are available from SSH/OpenSSH.

Summary:
You are running OpenSSH 1.2.3, or 1.2.

Technical Details:
This version has directory traversal vulnerability in scp, it allows a remote malicious scp server to overwrite arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) attack.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

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

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2000-0992

SecurityFocus Bugtraq ID:

https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1742

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Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
5.0

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