WebAPP < 0.9.9.2 index.cgi Directory Traversal Arbitrary File Access

Low Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2146

Synopsis

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

Description

The remote host is running WebAPP, an open-source web portal application written in perl. There is a flaw in the remote version of this software that may allow an attacker to read arbitrary files on the remote host with the privileges of the web server process (httpd or root).

Solution

Upgrade to version 0.9.9.2 or higher.

See Also

http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&amp;m=109336268002879&amp;w=2

http://cornerstone.web-app.org/cgi-bin/index.cgi?action=downloads&amp;cat=updates

http://secunia.com/advisories/12373

Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 2146

File Name: 2146.prm

Family: CGI

Published: 2004/08/18

Modified: 2016/02/05

Dependencies: 1442

Nessus ID: 14365

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low

CVSSv2

Base Score: 3.3

Temporal Score: 2.9

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 4.2

Temporal Score: 4

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

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

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-1742

BID: 11028

OSVDB: 9164