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A vulnerability, which was classified as critical, was found in Directus up to 8.8.1. Affected is an unknown functionality of the component Upload Directory Handler. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a privilege escalation vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-434. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability. CVE summarizes:
Directus 8 before 8.8.2 allows remote authenticated users to execute arbitrary code because file-upload permissions include the ability to upload a .php file to the main upload directory and/or upload a .php file and a .htaccess file to a subdirectory. Exploitation succeeds only for certain installations with the Apache HTTP Server and the local-storage driver (e.g., when the product was obtained from hub.docker.com).
The weakness was shared 04/08/2021. The advisory is available at sec-consult.com. This vulnerability is traded as CVE-2021-29641 since 03/30/2021. It is possible to launch the attack remotely. The successful exploitation needs a authentication. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not available.
Upgrading to version 8.8.2 eliminates this vulnerability.
CVSSv3VulDB Meta Base Score: 6.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 6.0
VulDB Base Score: 6.3
VulDB Temp Score: 6.0
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ExploitingClass: Privilege escalation
Status: Not defined
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Threat IntelligenceThreat: 🔍
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Upgrade: Directus 8.8.2
Timeline03/30/2021 CVE assigned
04/08/2021 +9 days Advisory disclosed
04/08/2021 +0 days VulDB entry created
04/11/2021 +3 days VulDB last update
CVE: CVE-2021-29641 (🔒)
EntryCreated: 04/08/2021 09:57 AM
Updated: 04/11/2021 05:17 PM
Changes: (5) source_cve_assigned source_cve_nvd_summary vulnerability_cvss2_vuldb_tempscore vulnerability_cvss3_vuldb_tempscore vulnerability_cvss3_meta_tempscore
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