Brocade Network Advisor CliMonitorReportServlet Directory Traversal Information Disclosure Vulnerability

2017-01-20T00:00:00
ID ZDI-17-052
Type zdi
Reporter rgod
Modified 2017-01-20T00:00:00

Description

This vulnerability allows remote attackers to disclose sensitive information on vulnerable installations of Brocade Network Advisor. Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability.

The specific flaw exists within the CliMonitorReportsServlet servlet. 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 SYSTEM.