Vulnerability CVE-2021-42727


Published: 2021-11-22

Description:
Acrobat RoboHelp Server versions 2020.0.1 (and earlier) are affected by a Path traversal vulnerability. The authenticated attacker can upload arbitrary files outside of the intended directory to cause remote code execution with privileges of user running Tomcat. Exploitation of this issue requires user interaction in that a victim must navigate to a planted file on the server.

Type:

CWE-22

(Improper Limitation of a Pathname to a Restricted Directory ('Path Traversal'))

CVSS2 => (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
6.8/10
6.4/10
8.6/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Remote
Medium
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
Partial
Partial
Partial

 References:
https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/robohelp-server/apsb21-87.html

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