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HP Systems Insight Manager Namazu lang Directory Traversal Vulnerability

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Checks for Namazu lang parameter directory traversal vulnerability in HP Systems Insight Manager

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

The remote web server contains a CGI script that is affected by an
directory traversal flaw.

Description :

The remote host appears to be running HP Systems Insight Manager
(SIM), a unified infrastructure management tool.

The version of HP SIM on the remote host includes a version of the
search engine Namazu that reportedly fails to validate user input to
the 'lang' parameter of the 'namazucgi' script. An unauthenticated
attacker may be able to exploit this issue to access files on the
remote host via directory traversal.

See also :

http://www.securityfocus.com/advisories/10104

Solution :

Update HP SIM's .namazurc configuration file according to the vendor
advisory.

Network Security Threat Level:

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.3
(AV:R/AC:L/Au:NR/C:P/I:N/A:N/B:N)

Networks Security ID: 16571

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

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