informs picserver 1.0 - Directory Traversal Vulnerability

ID EDB-ID:20612
Type exploitdb
Reporter joetesta
Modified 2001-02-05T00:00:00


Informs PicServer 1.0 Directory Traversal Vulnerability. CVE-2001-0202. Remote exploit for windows platform


It is possible for a remote user to gain read access to directories and files outside the root directory of a PicServer. Requesting a specially crafted URL composed of '../' or '.../' sequences will disclose an arbitrary directory. 

http://target/../[file outside web root]
http://target/.../[file outside web root]