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phpMyExplorer dir traversal

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
phpMyExplorer dir traversal

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment
phpMyExplorer is vulnerable to a
directory traversal attack which permits anyone to
make the remote web server read and display arbitrary
directories.

Example:
GET /index.php?chemin=..%2F..%2F..%2F..%2F%2Fetc

will return the content of the remote /etc directory

Solution: Contact your vendor for the latest software release.
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID: 3266

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2001 Renaud Deraison

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