Sentinel Protection Server < 7.4.1 Directory Traversal File Access

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 4297

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a directory traversal flaw.

Description

The remote host is running the Sentinel Protection Server.
This version of Sentinel is vulnerable to a flaw where specially formatted HTTP requests, like 'GET /..\..\..\..\..\..\winnt\win.ini', will cause the server to return potentially confidential data from outside of the web directories.

Solution

Upgrade to version 7.4.1 or higher.

See Also

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/[email protected]

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 4297

File Name: 4297.prm

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2007/11/27

Modified: 2016/01/21

Dependencies: 1442

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.8

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 5.2

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

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

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-6483, CVE-2008-0760

BID: 27735, 26583

OSVDB: 42402, 42403