Sun NetBeans Java IDE HTTP Server IP Restriction Bypass Arbitrary File/Directory Access

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Synopsis :

The remote web server is affected by an information disclosure
vulnerability.

Description :

The remote host is running NetBeans (recently renamed to
Forte') Java IDE. There is a bug in this version that allows
anyone to browse the files on this system.

Solution :

Set the HTTP server 'Enable' to FALSE in Project settings

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.5
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:W/RC:C)

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 10149 ()

Bugtraq ID: 816

CVE ID: CVE-1999-1527