Tablacus Explorer vulnerable to script injection


Tablacus Explorer is a tabbled file manager. Tablacus Explorer contains a script injection vulnerability due to improper handling of directory names.

Touma Hatano reported this vulnerability to IPA.
JPCERT/CC coordinated with the developer under Information Security Early Warning Partnership.
CVSS Severity (What is CVSS?)

CVSS V3 Severity:
Base Metrics 8.8 (High) [IPA Score]
  • Attack Vector: Network
  • Attack Complexity: Low
  • Privileges Required: None
  • User Interaction: Required
  • Scope: Unchanged
  • Confidentiality Impact: High
  • Integrity Impact: High
  • Availability Impact: High
CVSS V2 Severity:
Base Metrics 6.8 (Medium) [IPA Score]
  • Access Vector: Network
  • Access Complexity: Medium
  • Authentication: None
  • Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  • Integrity Impact: Partial
  • Availability Impact: Partial
Affected Products

  • Tablacus Explorer 17.3.30 and earlier


When a user accesses a crafted directory, an arbitrary script may be executed on Tablacus Explorer. As a result, an arbitrary OS command may be executed with the privilege of Tablacus Explorer.

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Vendor Information

CWE (What is CWE?)

  1. Improper Input Validation(CWE-20) [IPA Evaluation]
CVE (What is CVE?)

  1. CVE-2017-2140

  1. JVN : JVN#64451600
  2. National Vulnerability Database (NVD) : CVE-2017-2140
Revision History

  • [2017/04/07]
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