BadBlue Hex-encoded Null Byte Request Arbitrary File Access

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 11064


The remote web server is affected by an information disclosure vulnerability.


The remote host is running the BadBlue web server. It was possible to read the contents of 'EXT.ini', the BadBlue configuration file, by sending a specially crafted GET request.


There is no known solution at this time.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 11064

File Name: badblue_null_byte.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.32 $

Type: remote

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2002/08/06

Modified: 2016/10/07

Dependencies: 10107, 17975, 10386

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.2

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

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

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: Settings/ParanoidReport

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2002/06/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2002-1021

BID: 5226

OSVDB: 8610