robin twombly a1 http server 1.0 - Directory Traversal Vulnerability

2001-02-27T00:00:00
ID EDB-ID:20657
Type exploitdb
Reporter slipy
Modified 2001-02-27T00:00:00

Description

Robin Twombly A1 HTTP Server 1.0 Directory Traversal Vulnerability. CVE-2001-0286. Remote exploit for windows platform

                                        
                                            source: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/2436/info

It is possible for a remote user to gain read access to directories and files outside the web root. Requesting a specially crafted URL composed of '../' sequences will disclose an arbitrary directory, appending the known filename will disclose the requested resource. 

http://target/../../../../../../Scandisk.log