Virtual Vertex Muster 6.1.6 Web Interface Directory Traversal Vulnerability

2011-11-29T00:00:00
ID EDB-ID:36375
Type exploitdb
Reporter Nick Freeman
Modified 2011-11-29T00:00:00

Description

Virtual Vertex Muster 6.1.6 Web Interface Directory Traversal Vulnerability. CVE-2011-4714. Webapps exploit for asp platform

                                        
                                            source: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/50841/info

Virtual Vertex Muster is prone to a directory-traversal vulnerability because it fails to sufficiently sanitize user-supplied input submitted to its web interface.

Exploiting this issue will allow an attacker to view arbitrary files within the context of the webserver. Information harvested may aid in launching further attacks.

Virtual Vertex Muster 6.1.6 is vulnerable; other versions may also be affected. 

The following example request is available:

GET /a\..\..\muster.db HTTP/1.1