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 >> Gentoo Local Security Checks >> [GLSA-200605-16] CherryPy: Directory traversal vulnerability


Vulnerability Assessment Details

[GLSA-200605-16] CherryPy: Directory traversal vulnerability

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
CherryPy: Directory traversal vulnerability

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200605-16
(CherryPy: Directory traversal vulnerability)


Ivo van der Wijk discovered that the "staticfilter" component of
CherryPy fails to sanitize input correctly.

Impact

A possible hacker could exploit this flaw to obtain arbitrary files from
the web server.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

References:
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2006-0847


Solution:
All CherryPy users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=dev-python/cherrypy-2.1.1"


Network Security Threat Level: Low


Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: (C) 2006 Michel Arboi

Cables, Connectors

Samsung 970 PRO Series - 1TB PCIe NVMe -M.2 Internal SSD Black/Red (MZ-V7P1T0BW)
$0.99
Samsung 970 PRO Series - 1TB PCIe NVMe -M.2 Internal SSD Black/Red (MZ-V7P1T0BW) pictureMZ-75E500 Samsung 850 EVO 500GB Internal SATA 3 2.5" SSD MZ7LN500HMJP
$45.0
MZ-75E500 Samsung 850 EVO 500GB Internal SATA 3 2.5AC Power Charger Cord For Samsung 305U1A 520U4 530U3 530U3B ADP-45AW N45W-01
$10.5
AC Power Charger Cord For Samsung 305U1A 520U4 530U3 530U3B ADP-45AW N45W-01 picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.