Macromedia ColdFusion MX Path Disclosure Vulnerability

2005-11-03T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:136141256231011558
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (C) 2003 A.D.Consulting France
Modified 2020-05-06T00:00:00

Description

A vulnerability has been reported for Macromedia ColdFusion MX that may reveal the physical path information to attackers.

                                        
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# OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
#
# Macromedia ColdFusion MX Path Disclosure Vulnerability
#
# Authors:
# BEKRAR Chaouki <bekrar@adconsulting.fr>
#
# Copyright:
# Copyright (C) 2003 A.D.Consulting France
#
# This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
# it under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 2,
# as published by the Free Software Foundation
#
# This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
# but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
# MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.  See the
# GNU General Public License for more details.
#
# You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
# along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
# Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin St, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301 USA.
###############################################################################

# Macromedia ColdFusion MX Path Disclosure Vulnerability
#
# http://www.k-otik.com/bugtraq/04.26.coldfusion.php

if(description)
{
  script_oid("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.11558");
  script_version("2020-05-06T06:57:16+0000");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"2020-05-06 06:57:16 +0000 (Wed, 06 May 2020)");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2005-11-03 14:08:04 +0100 (Thu, 03 Nov 2005)");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"5.0");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N");
  script_cve_id("CVE-2003-1469");
  script_bugtraq_id(7443);
  script_name("Macromedia ColdFusion MX Path Disclosure Vulnerability");
  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"remote_vul");
  script_family("Web application abuses");
  script_copyright("Copyright (C) 2003 A.D.Consulting France");
  script_dependencies("find_service.nasl", "no404.nasl", "webmirror.nasl", "DDI_Directory_Scanner.nasl", "global_settings.nasl");
  script_require_ports("Services/www", 8500);
  script_exclude_keys("Settings/disable_cgi_scanning");

  script_tag(name:"solution", value:"Change the 'Debugging Settings' on the Administrator console
  of the ColdFusion server. This can be achieved by disabling the 'Enable Robust Exception Information' option.");

  script_tag(name:"summary", value:"A vulnerability has been reported for Macromedia ColdFusion MX that
  may reveal the physical path information to attackers.");

  script_tag(name:"insight", value:"When certain malformed URL requests (port 8500) are received by the server, an
  error message is returned containing the full path of the ColdFusion installation.");

  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"Workaround");

  exit(0);
}

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

port = http_get_port(default:8500);

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

  if( dir == "/" ) dir = "";
  url = string(dir, "/CFIDE/probe.cfm");
  req = http_get(item:url, port:port);
  buf = http_keepalive_send_recv(port:port, data:req);
  if( ! buf ) continue;

  # nb: It isn't clear if the typo in occurred is expected in the application or if
  # there was this typo from the beginning in the code so try both variants...
  if( buf =~ "Error occur?red in" && egrep(pattern:"[A-Z]:\\.*probe\.cfm", string:buf)) {
    report = http_report_vuln_url( port:port, url:url );
    security_message( port:port, data:report );
    exit( 0 );
  }
}

exit( 99 );