Novell Groupwise WebAccess 'User.interface' Parameter Directory Traversal Vulnerability

2012-07-16T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:1361412562310103519
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (C) 2012 Greenbone Networks GmbH
Modified 2020-05-06T00:00:00

Description

Groupwise is prone to a directory-traversal vulnerability because it fails to properly sanitize user-supplied input.

                                        
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# OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
#
# Novell Groupwise WebAccess 'User.interface' Parameter Directory Traversal Vulnerability
#
# Authors:
# Michael Meyer <michael.meyer@greenbone.net>
#
# Copyright:
# Copyright (C) 2012 Greenbone Networks GmbH
#
# This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or
# modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License
# as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2
# of the License, or (at your option) any later version.
#
# This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
# but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
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#
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###############################################################################

if (description)
{
  script_oid("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.103519");
  script_bugtraq_id(54253);
  script_cve_id("CVE-2012-0410");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"5.0");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N");
  script_version("2020-05-06T06:57:16+0000");
  script_name("Novell Groupwise WebAccess 'User.interface' Parameter Directory Traversal Vulnerability");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/54253");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://www.novell.com/groupwise/");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"2020-05-06 06:57:16 +0000 (Wed, 06 May 2020)");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2012-07-16 12:02:03 +0200 (Mon, 16 Jul 2012)");
  script_category(ACT_ATTACK);
  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"remote_vul");
  script_family("Web application abuses");
  script_copyright("Copyright (C) 2012 Greenbone Networks GmbH");
  script_dependencies("find_service.nasl", "no404.nasl", "webmirror.nasl", "DDI_Directory_Scanner.nasl", "global_settings.nasl");
  script_require_ports("Services/www", 80);
  script_exclude_keys("Settings/disable_cgi_scanning");

  script_tag(name:"solution", value:"Vendor updates are available. Please see the references for more
information.");

  script_tag(name:"summary", value:"Groupwise is prone to a directory-traversal vulnerability because it
fails to properly sanitize user-supplied input.");

  script_tag(name:"impact", value:"Remote attackers can use specially crafted requests with directory-
traversal sequences ('../') to retrieve arbitrary files in the context
of the application.

Exploiting this issue may allow an attacker to obtain sensitive
information that could aid in further attacks.");

  script_tag(name:"affected", value:"Groupwise versions 8.0x through 8.02 HP3 are affected.");

  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"VendorFix");
  exit(0);
}

include("http_func.inc");
include("http_keepalive.inc");

port = http_get_port( default:80 );

foreach dir( make_list_unique( "/gw", "/servlet", http_cgi_dirs( port:port ) ) ) {

  if( dir == "/" ) dir = "";
  url = dir + '/webacc?User.interface=/../webacc/wml';

  if( http_vuln_check( port:port, url:url, pattern:"<wml>", extra_check:make_list( "<template>", "Novell GroupWise", "<onevent" ) ) ) {
    report = http_report_vuln_url( port:port, url:url );
    security_message( port:port, data:report );
    exit( 0 );
  }
}

exit( 99 );