YAWS < 1.56 Script File Source Code Disclosure

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3019

Synopsis

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

Description

The remote host is running YAWS, a web server. This version of YAWS is vulnerable to a NULL byte script file source code disclosure bug. An attacker appending a '%00' to the end of a request can download source code.

Solution

Upgrade to version 1.56 or higher.

See Also

http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&amp;m=111927717726371&amp;w=2

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 3019

File Name: 3019.prm

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2005/06/17

Modified: 2016/01/21

Dependencies: 1442

Nessus ID: 18522

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

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-2008

BID: 13981