MyServer Traversal Arbitrary Directory Listing

2005-05-09T08:37:23
ID OSVDB:16237
Type osvdb
Reporter Dr_insane(dr_insane@pathfinder.gr)
Modified 2005-05-09T08:37:23

Description

Vulnerability Description

MyServer contains a flaw that allows a remote attacker to browse directory contents outside of the web path. The issue is due to the server not properly sanitizing user input, specifically traversal style attacks (../../) supplied via the URI.

Solution Description

Currently, there are no known upgrades, patches, or workarounds available to correct this issue.

Short Description

MyServer contains a flaw that allows a remote attacker to browse directory contents outside of the web path. The issue is due to the server not properly sanitizing user input, specifically traversal style attacks (../../) supplied via the URI.

Manual Testing Notes

http://[victim]/.../.../

References:

Vendor URL: http://myserverweb.sourceforge.net/ Vendor URL: http://www.myserverproject.net/ Secunia Advisory ID:15274 Related OSVDB ID: 16238 CVE-2005-1658