datawizard webxq 2.1.204 - Directory Traversal Vulnerability

2001-04-27T00:00:00
ID EDB-ID:20807
Type exploitdb
Reporter joetesta
Modified 2001-04-27T00:00:00

Description

DataWizard WebXQ 2.1.204 Directory Traversal Vulnerability. CVE-2001-0495. Remote exploits for multiple platform

                                        
                                            source: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/2660/info

DataWizard WebXQ server could be led to traverse directories and possibly reveal files outside of the web root.

By including '/../' sequences along with a known file or directory in requested URLs, a remote user can obtain read access to the requested directories and files outside the web root, potentially compromising the privacy of user data and/or obtaining information which could be used to further compromise the host. 

http://www.example.com/./.../[target file]