Apache Solr < 4.6.0 'SolrResourceLoader' Directory Traversal

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Synopsis :

The remote web server contains a Java application that is affected by
a directory traversal vulnerability.

Description :

The version of Apache Solr running on the remote web server is
affected by a directory traversal vulnerability because the
'SolrResourceLoader' class fails to restrict access to the loading of
specially crafted XLS stylesheets and velocity templates. A remote,
unauthenticated attacker can exploit this issue by crafting a URL with
directory traversal characters to access resources outside of the
instance directory.

See also :


Solution :

Upgrade to Apache Solr version 4.6.0 or later.

Risk factor :

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

Family: CGI abuses

Nessus Plugin ID: 71846 ()

Bugtraq ID: 63935

CVE ID: CVE-2013-6397

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