ServletExec "com.newatlanta.servletexec.JSP10Servlet" class path disclosure

servletexec-jsp10servlet-path-disclosure (9139) The risk level is classified as LowLow Risk

Description:

New Atlanta Communications (formerly Unify eWave) ServletExec could reveal the full path to the Web root directory. A remote attacker could send a specially-crafted URL request that invokes the "com.newatlanta.servletexec.JSP10Servlet" class and does not specify a file name to cause the server to return an error message that contains the full path to the Web root directory.


Consequences:

Obtain Information

Remedy:

No remedy available as of July 1, 2014.

References:

  • New Atlanta Communications Web site: ServletExec Self-Help: FAQ List.
  • Westpoint Security Advisory wp-02-0006.txt: Multiple vulnerabilities in NewAtlanta ServletExec ISAPI 4.1.
  • BID-4793: NewAtlanta ServletExec/ISAPI Path Disclosure Vulnerability
  • CVE-2002-0892: The default configuration of NewAtlanta ServletExec ISAPI 4.1 allows remote attackers to determine the path of the web root via a direct request to com.newatlanta.servletexec.JSP10Servlet without a filename, which leaks the pathname in an error message.
  • OSVDB ID: 784: ServletExec ISAPI com.newatlanta.servletexec.JSP10Servlet Path Disclosure

Platforms Affected:

  • Microsoft Internet Information Server 4.0
  • Microsoft Internet Information Server 5.0
  • New Atlanta Communications ServletExec 4.1

Reported:

May 22, 2002

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