THTTPD/Mini_HTTPD < 1.16 File Disclosure

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2122

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a flaw that allows attackers to retrieve sensitive files or data.

Description

The remote host is running a vulnerable version of Acme mini_httpd. It is reported that versions prior 1.16 are prone to an issue that may permit an attacker to access arbitrary files on the vulnerable web server.

Solution

Upgrade to mini_httpd 1.16 or higher.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 2122

File Name: 2122.prm

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2004/08/18

Modified: 2016/01/21

Dependencies: 1442

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.4

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 5.1

Vector: CVSS3#AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:H/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:acme:thttpd

Reference Information

BID: 3528