Attachmate Host Access Management and Security Server PassThru Information Disclosure Vulnerability

2016-12-13T00:00:00
ID ZDI-16-618
Type zdi
Reporter rgod
Modified 2016-06-22T00:00:00

Description

This vulnerability allows remote attackers to disclose sensitive information on vulnerable installations of Attachmate Host Access Management and Security Server. Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability. The specific flaw exists within the PassThru resource. The issue results from the lack of proper validation of a user-supplied path prior to using it in file operations. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to disclose sensitive information under the context of the current process.