iPlanet Search Engine search CGI Arbitrary File Access

This script is Copyright (C) 2002-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote web server is hosting a CGI application that is affected
by an information disclosure vulnerability.

Description :

An attacker may be able to read arbitrary files on the remote web
server, using the 'search' CGI that comes with iPlanet.

See also :

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2002-07/0085.html

Solution :

Upgrade to iPlanet Web Server 4.1 Service Pack 11 or Sun ONE Web
Server 6.0 Service Pack 4, as it has been reported to fix this
vulnerability.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 11043 (iplanet_search.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 5191

CVE ID: CVE-2002-1042