PHP4 for Apache on Windows php.exe Malformed Request Path Disclosure

This script is Copyright (C) 2002-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote server is affected by an information disclosure vulnerability.

Description :

PHP4 will reveal the physical path of the webroot when asked for a
nonexistent PHP4 file.

Solution :

Upgrade to the latest version of PHP and Apache.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 11008 ()

Bugtraq ID: 4056

CVE ID: CVE-2002-0249