Vulnerability Assessment & Network Security Forums



If through a vulnerability assessment, a network security issue is detected for the vulnerability below, applying the appropriate security patches in a timely matter is very important.  If you have detected that your system has already been compromised, following CERT's Network Security recovery document will assist with recommended steps for system recovery.


Home >> Browse Vulnerability Assessment Database >> Remote file access >> Anaconda Double NULL Encoded Remote File Retrieval


Vulnerability Assessment Details

Anaconda Double NULL Encoded Remote File Retrieval

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Anaconda Foundation Directory Double NULL Encoded Remote File Retrieval

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote Anaconda Foundation Directory contains a flaw
that permits anyone to read arbitrary files with root (super-user)
rights, by embedding a double null byte in a URL, as in :

http://www.example.com/cgi-bin/apexec.pl?etype=odp&template=../../../../../../..../../etc/passwd%%0000.html&passurl=/category/

Solution : Contact your vendor for updated software.
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2004 Noam Rathaus

Cables, Connectors

Ford Instrument Company Telesyn Type 5F Analog Military Computer Motor
$30.0
Ford Instrument Company Telesyn Type 5F Analog Military Computer Motor  pictureXitel Inport Stereo Audio Recording Kit USB Import Analog to Computer
$38.95
Xitel Inport Stereo Audio Recording Kit USB Import Analog to Computer pictureNEW Genuine Dell 7FT KVM Analog VGA PS/2 Keyboard Mouse Server Cable Kit J5471
$9.99
NEW Genuine Dell 7FT KVM Analog VGA PS/2 Keyboard Mouse Server Cable Kit J5471 picture1969 EAI TR-20 Analog Computer Operations/Programming PACE Electronic Associates
$32.0
1969 EAI TR-20 Analog Computer Operations/Programming PACE Electronic Associates picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.