Threat Encyclopedia

Confluence.downloadallattachments.Resource.Path.Traversal

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Path Traversal vulnerability in Confluence Server and Data Center.
The vulnerability is due to insufficient sanitizing of user supplied inputs in the application when handling file attachments requests. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to write files to arbitrary locations on the systems, leading to possible remote code execution.

Affected Products

2.0.0 <= version < 6.6.13
6.7.0 <= version < 6.12.4
6.13.0 <= version < 6.13.4
6.14.0 <= version < 6.14.3
6.15.0 <= version < 6.15.2

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Refer to the vendor's advisory for updates:
https://confluence.atlassian.com/doc/confluence-security-advisory-2019-04-17-968660855.html

CVE References

CVE-2019-3398