Xerox DocuCentre / WorkCentre Postscript Interpreter Traversal (XRX05-001)

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Synopsis :

The remote web server is prone to a directory traversal attack.

Description :

According to its model number and software versions, the remote host
is a Xerox Document Centre or WorkCentre device in which the
PostScript interpreter may allow unauthorized access to the underlying
directory structure. Using a specially crafted PostScript file, an
attacker could exploit this flaw and gain access to sensitive files on
the affected device, including its encrypted password file.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?6daf1b80
http://www.xerox.com/downloads/usa/en/c/CERT_Xerox_Security_XRX04-10.pdf
http://www.xerox.com/downloads/usa/en/c/CERT_Xerox_Security_XRX04-05.pdf
http://www.xerox.com/downloads/usa/en/c/CERT_Xerox_Security_XRX04-03.pdf

Solution :

Apply the appropriate patches as described in the Xerox security
bulletins.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 18266 ()

Bugtraq ID: 12335

CVE ID: