RapidCache "dot dot" directory traversal

rapidcache-dotdot-directory-traversal (14839) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


RapidCache could allow a remote attacker to traverse directories on the system. By sending a specially-crafted URL containing "dot dot" sequences, a remote attacker could traverse directories and view arbitrary files on the system, including files that contain sensitive information, such as passwords.


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No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.


Platforms Affected:

  • Vicomsoft RapidCache 2.2.6 and prior


Jan 15, 2004

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