Neon WebMail for Java multiple directory traversal
|neonwebmail-multiple-directory-traversal (29090)||Medium Risk|
Neon WebMail for Java could allow an authenticated, remote attacker to traverse directories on the system. An attacker could send a specially-crafted 'downloadfile' servlet containing "dot dot" sequences (/../) in the 'savefolder' or 'savefilename' parameter to view arbitrary files on the system.
Upgrade to the latest version of Neon WebMail (version 5.08 or later), available from the Neon WebMail Web site. See References.
- NeoSys Ltd. Web site: Neon WebMail for Java. (This site is in a foreign language.)
- vuln.sg Vulnerability Research Advisory 2006-09-20 : Neon WebMail for Java Multiple Vulnerabilities.
- BID-20109: Neon WebMail For Java Multiple Input Validation Vulnerabilities
- CVE-2006-4955: Directory traversal vulnerability in the downloadfile servlet in Neon WebMail for Java before 5.08 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) sequence in the (1) savefolder and (2) savefilename parameters.
- OSVDB ID: 29141: Neon WebMail for Java downloadfile Servlet Traversal Arbitrary File Access
- SA22029: Neon WebMail for Java Multiple Vulnerabilities
- NeoSys Neon WebMail for Java 5.06
- NeoSys Neon WebMail for Java 5.07
Sep 20, 2006
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