aMule unspecified information disclosure

amule-url-information-disclosure (26953) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


aMule could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information, caused by an unspecified information leak vulnerability. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to gain access to arbitrary image files or arbitrary html and PHP files on the system.


Obtain Information


Upgrade to the latest version of aMule (2.1.2 or later), available from the aMule Web site. See References.


  • AMule Project Web site: Changelog 2.1.2.
  • BID-18145: aMule Remote Information Disclosure Vulnerability
  • CVE-2006-2691: Unspecified information leakage vulnerabilities in aMuleWeb for AMule before 2.1.2 allow remote attackers to access arbitrary images, including dynamically generated images, via unknown vectors.
  • CVE-2006-2692: Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in aMuleWeb for AMule before 2.1.2 allow remote attackers to read arbitrary image, HTML, or PHP files via unknown vectors, probably related to directory traversal.
  • OSVDB ID: 25797: aMule Crafted URL Arbitrary File Disclosure
  • SA20351: aMule Information Disclosure Vulnerability
  • SECTRACK ID: 1016188: aMule Discloses Images and HTML/PHP Files to Remote Users

Platforms Affected:

  • aMule aMule prior to 2.1.2


May 28, 2006

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