TEXIS CGI could reveal sensitive information

texis-cgi-information-disclosure (8103) The risk level is classified as LowLow Risk

Description:

TEXIS could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information. If a remote attacker submits an HTTP request to the Texis CGI script containing an invalid path, an error message would be returned that contains the full path to the Web root directory and other sensitive information including the operating system and processor type.


Consequences:

Obtain Information

Remedy:

Contact contact Thunderstone Tech Support for upgrade or patch information. See References.

References:

Platforms Affected:

  • Thunderstone Software TEXIS 3.0

Reported:

Feb 05, 2002

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