DataTrack backslash character information disclosure

datatrack-backslash-info-disc (58735) The risk level is classified as LowLow Risk

Description:

DataTrack could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability via a direct request to an arbitrary file containing an appended backslash character to view source code.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 5
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Low
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: None
  Availability Impact: None
 
Temporal Score: 4.8
  Exploitability: High
  Remediation Level: Unavailable
  Report Confidence: Uncorroborated

Consequences:

Obtain Information

Remedy:

No remedy available as of August 1, 2014.

References:

  • Magnoware Web site: Magnoware | DataTrack System.
  • XSS - Cross-Site Scripting Blog: DataTrack System 3.5 Persistent XSS / Directory Disclosure / Configuration Disclosure / Source Disclosure .
  • BID-40249: DataTrack System 'Home.aspx' HTML Injection Vulnerability
  • CVE-2010-2079: DataTrack System 3.5 allows remote attackers to bypass intended restrictions on file extensions, and read arbitrary files, via a trailing backslash in a URI, as demonstrated by (1) web.config\ and (2) .ascx\ files.
  • OSVDB ID: 64933: DataTrack System URI Trailing Backslash Multiple File Extension Access Restriction Bypass
  • SA39868: DataTrack System Work_Order_Summary Script Insertion

Platforms Affected:

  • Magnoware DataTrack System 3.5

Reported:

May 17, 2010

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