NetSupport Manager "dot dot" directory traversal
|netsupport-manager-directory-traversal (8610)||Medium Risk|
NetSupport Manager could allow a remote attacker to traverse directories on the system. A remote attacker could send a specially-crafted request containing "dot dot" sequences (/../) to traverse directories and obtain known files on the system.
Upgrade to the latest version of NetSupport Manager (7.0 or later), available from the PCI Web site. See References.
- BugTraq Mailing List, Thu Mar 21 2002 - 18:40:06 CST: Webtraversal in PCI Netsupport Manager (all version up to 7 using web extensions).
- PCI Web site: NetSupport Manager Product description.
- BID-4348: NEWLOG NetSupport Manager Directory Traversal Vulnerability
- CVE-2002-0482: Directory traversal vulnerability in PCI Netsupport Manager before version 7, when running web extensions, allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) in the HTTP GET request.
- OSVDB ID: 9058: PCI Netsupport Manager GET Request Arbitrary File Access
- Productive Computer Insight NetSupport Manager prior to 7.0
Mar 22, 2002
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