Web Wiz Forums RTE_file_browser.asp file_browser.asp directory traversal
|webwiz-rte-filebrowser-directory-traversal (39856)||Medium Risk|
Web Wiz Forums could allow a remote attacker to traverse directories on the system. An attacker could send a specially-crafted URL request to the RTE_file_browser.asp or the file_browser.asp script containing multiple backslash and dot sequences (\\\.....\\\) in the sub parameter to view arbitrary directories or files on the system.
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- BugTraq Mailing List, Wed Jan 23 2008 - 01:33:13 CST: Web Wiz Forums Directory traversal.
- Web Wiz Forums Web site: Web Wiz Forums - Free Bulletin Board System (BBS) Download.
- Web Wiz Forums Web site: Web Wiz Forums.
- BID-27419: Multiple Web Wiz Products Remote Information Disclosure Vulnerability
- CVE-2008-0480: Multiple directory traversal vulnerabilities in Web Wiz Forums 9.07 and earlier allow remote attackers to list arbitrary directories, and .txt and .zip files, via a .....\\\ in the sub parameter to (1) RTE_file_browser.asp or (2) file_browser.asp.
- OSVDB ID: 40485: Web Wiz Forums file_browser.asp sub Parameter Traversal Arbitrary File Access
- SA28601: Web Wiz Forums Directory Traversal Vulnerabilities
- SECTRACK ID: 1019266: Web Wiz Forums Input Validation Flaw in 'FolderName' Parameter Lets Remote Users Traverse the Directory
- BDC Enterprises WebWizForum 9.0.7
Jan 23, 2008
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