Essentia Web Server "dot dot" directory traversal
|essentia-server-directory-traversal (8248)||Medium Risk|
Essentia Web Server could allow a remote attacker to traverse directories on the Web server. A remote attacker could send a specially-crafted URL request containing "dot dot" sequences (/../) to traverse directories and view or download arbitrary files from the server.
Upgrade to the latest version of Essentia, as listed in the NTBugtraq Mailing List posting dated Tue, 26 Feb 2002 13:00:40 +0200. See References.
- Essen Web site: Welcome to Essen.
- NTBugTraq Mailing List, Tue, 26 Feb 2002 13:00:40 +0200: SecurityOffice Security Advisory:// Essentia Web Server Vulnerabilities (Vendor Patch).
- SecurityOffice Security Advisory - February 22, 2002: Essentia Web Server Directory Traversal Vulnerability.
- BID-4160: Essentia Web Server Directory Traversal Vulnerability
- CVE-2002-0312: Directory traversal vulnerability in Essentia Web Server 2.1 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) in a URL.
- OSVDB ID: 9050: Essentia Web Server Double Dot Traversal Arbitrary File Access
- Essen Group Essentia Web Server 2.1
Feb 22, 2002
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