Microsoft Windows NT 4.0/4.0 SP1/4.0 SP2/4.0 SP3/4.0 SP4/4.0 SP5 IIS IDC Path Mapping Vulnerability

2014-07-01T00:00:00
ID SSV:73180
Type seebug
Reporter Root
Modified 2014-07-01T00:00:00

Description

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                                                source: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/299/info

The full physical path name for the IIS web server root directory may be obtained by attempting to view a non-existent .IDC file. The web server will return an error message that lists the absolute pathname of the "missing" .IDC file. 

"http://www.someURL.com/hackme.idc"

will return:

Error Performing Query
Error processing file 'c:\inetpub\scripts\samples\hackme.idc'