Fastream NETFile < 7.5.0 Beta 7 Directory Traversal Arbitrary File Access

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2860


The remote host is vulnerable to a directory traversal flaw.


The remote host is running the Fastream NETFile web server. This version of NETFile is vulnerable to a remote directory traversal flaw. An attacker exploiting this flaw would send a malformed request to the HTTP server. Successful exploitation would result in the attacker gaining access to confidential data outside the web server's root directory.


Upgrade to version 7.5.0 Beta 7 or higher.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 2860

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2005/04/26

Modified: 2016/12/12

Dependencies: 1442

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


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


Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 5.3


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

Reference Information

BID: 13388