AlstraSoft Web Host Directory multiple scripts path disclosure

webhostdirectory-multiple-path-disclosure (26656) The risk level is classified as LowLow Risk


AlstraSoft Web Host Directory could allow an attacker to obtain sensitive information. A remote attacker could send a specially-crafted URL request to various scripts using a blank or invalid parameter to cause an error message to be returned containing the full installation path. An attacker could use this information to launch further attacks against the affected system.


Obtain Information


No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.


  • Web site: AlstraSoft Web Host Directory.
  • BugTraq Mailing List, Mon May 22 2006 - 22:10:39 CDT : AlstraSoft Web Host Directory v1.2.
  • CVE-2006-2617: (1) AlstraSoft Web Host Directory 1.2, aka (2) HyperStop WebHost Directory 1.2, allows remote attackers to obtain the installation path via an invalid entry in the Username field on the login page, which causes the path to be displayed in an SQL error. NOTE: this issue might be resultant from SQL injection.
  • OSVDB ID: 26037: AlstraSoft Web Host Directory Login Username Variable Path Disclosure
  • OSVDB ID: 26039: HyperStop Web Host Directory Login Username Variable Path Disclosure
  • OSVDB ID: 31519: AlstraSoft Web Host Directory Invalid URI Path Disclosure
  • SA20276: AlstraSoft Web Host Directory SQL Injection and Script Insertion
  • SA20278: HyperStop Web Host Directory SQL Injection and Script Insertion

Platforms Affected:

  • Alstrasoft AlstraSoft Web Host Directory 1.2


May 22, 2006

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