Apache ASP module Apache::ASP source.asp Example File Arbitrary File Creation

High Nessus Plugin ID 10480


The remote web server is affected by an arbitrary file creation vulnerability.


The file /site/eg/source.asp is present on the remote Apache web server.

This file comes with the Apache::ASP package and allows anyone to write to files in the same directory. An attacker may use this flaw to upload his own scripts and execute arbitrary commands on this host.


Upgrade to Apache::ASP 1.95 or newer.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 10480

File Name: apache_source_asp.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.32 $

Type: remote

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2000/07/23

Modified: 2018/01/23

Dependencies: 48204

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.1

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:W/RC:ND


Base Score: 7.3

Temporal Score: 6.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:W/RC:X

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:joshua_chamas:apache_asp

Required KB Items: installed_sw/Apache, Settings/ParanoidReport

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2000/07/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2000-0628

BID: 1457

OSVDB: 379