Novell NetBasic Scripting Server Encoded Traversal Arbitrary File Access

This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2013 David Kyger

Synopsis :

The remote host is vulnerable to information disclosure.

Description :

Novell Netbasic Scripting Server Directory Traversal

It is possible to escape out of the root directory of the scripting server by
substituting a forward or backward slash for %5C. As a result, system
information, such as environment and user information, could be obtained from
the NetWare server.

Example: http://server/nsn/..%5Cutil/userlist.bas

Solution :

Apply the relevant patch and remove all default files from their
respective directories.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Netware

Nessus Plugin ID: 12050 ()

Bugtraq ID: 5523

CVE ID: CVE-2002-1417

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