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Unrestricted Upload of File with Dangerous Type

CVE-2018-11638

Severity High
Score 7.2/10

Summary

Unrestricted Upload of a File with a Dangerous Type in the administrative console in Dialogic PowerMedia XMS through 3.5 allows remote authenticated users to upload malicious code to the web root to gain code execution.

  • LOW
  • NETWORK
  • HIGH
  • UNCHANGED
  • NONE
  • HIGH
  • HIGH
  • HIGH

CWE-434 - Unrestricted Upload of File with dangerous type

'Unrestricted file upload with dangerous type' attacks involve an attacker uploading or transferring files of dangerous types to the server. The severity of such an attack depends upon the execution mechanism and the storage location of the uploaded file. Thus, it may range from simple defacement to arbitrary file execution, and complete system takeover.

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Advisory Timeline

  • Published