Portable SDK for UPnP Devices (libupnp) HTTP Arbitrary File Write

This script is Copyright (C) 2016-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

An HTTP server running on the remote host is affected by a remote
arbitrary file write vulnerability.

Description :

The Portable SDK for UPnP Devices (libupnp) running on the remote
host is affected by a flaw that is triggered when handling HTTP POST
or GET requests. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this
to write arbitrary files to the web server file system.

See also :


Solution :

No patch or upgrade currently exists. If libupnp is used as a
third-party library by a different application, contact the vendor of
that application for a fix.

Risk factor :

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

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 93221 ()

Bugtraq ID: 92050

CVE ID: CVE-2016-6255

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