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 >> CGI abuses >> GNUMP3d < 2.9.6 Multiple Vulnerabilities


Vulnerability Assessment Details

GNUMP3d < 2.9.6 Multiple Vulnerabilities

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Checks for multiple vulnerabilities in GNUMP3d < 2.9.6

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

The remote streaming server is prone to directory traversal and cross-
site scripting attacks.

Description :

The remote host is running GNUMP3d, an open-source audio / video
streaming server.

The installed version of GNUMP3d on the remote host suffers fails to
completely filter out directory traversal sequences from request URIs.
By leveraging this flaw, a possible hacker can read arbitrary files on the
remote subject to the rights under which the server operates. In
addition, it fails to sanitize user-supplied input to several scripts,
which can be used to launch cross-site scripting attacks against the
affected application.

See also :

http://savannah.gnu.org/cgi-bin/viewcvs/gnump3d/gnump3d/ChangeLog?rev=1.134&content-type=text/vnd.viewcvs-markup

Solution :

Upgrade to GNUMP3d 2.9.7 or later.

Network Security Threat Level:

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4
(AV:R/AC:L/Au:NR/C:P/A:N/I:N/B:C)

Networks Security ID: 15226, 15228, 15341

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2006 Tenable Network Security

Cables, Connectors

Cisco SG500X-48P-K9 48-Ports Gigabit w/ 4 x 10G PoE Stackable Managed Switch
$949.99
Cisco SG500X-48P-K9 48-Ports Gigabit w/ 4 x 10G PoE Stackable Managed Switch pictureCisco 2911 PWR-2911-AC 190W Power Supply 341-0235-05
$29.99
Cisco 2911 PWR-2911-AC 190W Power Supply 341-0235-05 pictureCisco WS-C4900M Ethernet Switch W/ 2x WS-X4920-GB-RJ45 Switch Module
$149.95
Cisco WS-C4900M Ethernet Switch W/ 2x WS-X4920-GB-RJ45 Switch Module pictureCisco IronPort S670 Web Security Appliance 2x Xeon X5560 8GB RAM 2.7TB HDD PH074
$39.95
Cisco IronPort S670 Web Security Appliance 2x Xeon X5560 8GB RAM 2.7TB HDD PH074 picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.