DB4Web db4web_c directory traversal

db4web-db4webc-directory-traversal (10123) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

DB4Web could allow a remote attacker to traverse directories on the Web server. A remote attacker could send a specially-crafted URL request to the db4web_c program to request any known file on the system, which would be displayed in the attacker's Web browser.


Consequences:

Obtain Information

Remedy:

For DB4Web 3.4:
Apply Hotfix V3.4-BL27, available from the DB4Web Web site. See References.

For DB4Web 3.6:
Apply Hotfix V3.6-BL6, available from the DB4Web Web site. See References.

References:

Platforms Affected:

  • Siemens DB4Web 3.4
  • Siemens DB4Web 3.6

Reported:

Sep 17, 2002

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