Post-Nuke pnTresMailer Directory Traversal Arbitrary File Access

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2440

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a directory traversal flaw.

Description

The remote host is running a version of the pnTresMailer PostNuke module that is vulnerable to a directory traversal attack.
An attacker may use this flaw to read arbitrary files on the remote web server with the privileges of the web server process.

Solution

Upgrade or patch according to vendor recommendations.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 2440

File Name: 2440.prm

Family: CGI

Published: 2004/11/30

Modified: 2016/01/21

Dependencies: 1442

Nessus ID: 15858

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 5

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:H/RL:U/RC:X

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-1206, CVE-2004-1205

BID: 11767

OSVDB: 12160, 12161