Hosting Controller dsnmanager.asp "dot dot" directory traversal

hosting-controller-dsnmanager-traversal (9104) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

Hosting Controller 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 the dsnmanager.asp script to traverse directories and view the contents of arbitrary files and directories or add a DSN (Data Source Number) to an arbitrary directory.


Consequences:

Obtain Information

Remedy:

No remedy available as of April 1, 2014.

References:

Platforms Affected:

  • Hosting Controller Hosting Controller 1.4.1

Reported:

May 17, 2002

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