RealServer 5.0/6.0/7.0 Memory Contents Disclosure Vulnerability

2000-11-16T00:00:00
ID EDB-ID:20406
Type exploitdb
Reporter CORE-SDI
Modified 2000-11-16T00:00:00

Description

RealServer 5.0/6.0/7.0 Memory Contents Disclosure Vulnerability. CVE-2000-1181. Remote exploits for multiple platform

                                        
                                            source : http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1957/info


RealServer is a popular streaming audio and video server from Real Networks.

A vulnerability exists in all versions of RealServer 7 and below that could allow a remote attacker to gain administrative rights and access to server information and data belonging to other user sessions. RealServer will pass random pieces of the server's runtime memory which may contain information on previous sessions including cookies, usernames, passwords and the port number where the administrative server listens. This can be achieved by passing a specific URL request to the server.


To gather exploitable information from the RealServer, issue the following URL request to the server:

http://targetserver/admin/includes/