carey internets services commerce.cgi 2.0.1 - Directory Traversal Vulnerability

2001-02-12T00:00:00
ID EDB-ID:20623
Type exploitdb
Reporter slipy
Modified 2001-02-12T00:00:00

Description

Carey Internets Services Commerce.cgi 2.0.1 Directory Traversal Vulnerability. CVE-2001-0210. Remote exploit for cgi platform

                                        
                                            source: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/2361/info

It is possible for a remote user to gain read access to directories and files outside the root directory of Carey Internet Services Commerce.cgi. Requesting a specially crafted URL composed of '/../%00' along with the known filename or directory will disclose the requested resource. 

http://target/cgi/commerce.cgipage=../../../../etc/hosts%00filename.html