Endymion MailMan ALTERNATE_TEMPLATES "dot dot" null byte directory traversal
|mailman-alternate-templates-traversal (8357)||Medium Risk|
Endymion MailMan 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 (/../) followed by the name of an arbitrary file appended with a null byte character (%00) in the ALTERNATE_TEMPLATES CGI parameter to traverse directories and view arbitrary files on the server.
No remedy available as of April 17, 2010.
- BugTraq Mailing List, Tue Mar 05 2002 - 17:47:38 CST: Endymion SakeMail and MailMan File Disclosure Vulnerability.
- Endymion Web site: Endymion : Products.
- BID-4222: Endymion MailMan Alternate Templates File Disclosure Vulnerability
- CVE-2002-0417: Directory traversal vulnerability in Endymion MailMan before 3.1 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) and a null character in the ALTERNATE_TEMPLATES parameter for various mmstdo*.cgi programs.
- OSVDB ID: 6770: Endymion MailMan Arbitrary File Access
- GNU Mailman 3.0.35 and prior
Mar 05, 2002
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