LiteSpeed Web Server Source Code Information Disclosure

This script is Copyright (C) 2010-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote web server is affected by a source code disclosure

Description :

The installed version of the LiteSpeed web server software on the
remote host returns the source of scripts hosted on it when a NULL
byte and '.txt' is appended to the request URL.

A remote attacker may be able to leverage this issue to view a file on
the web server's source code and possibly obtain passwords and other
sensitive information from this host.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to LiteSpeed version 4.0.15 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 48246 (litespeed_poison_null_byte.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 40815

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2333