LocalWEB2000 could allow an attacker to bypass protection and view restricted files

localweb2k-protection-bypass (9165) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

LocalWEB2000 could allow a remote attacker to gain access to password protected files. A remote attacker could send a specially-crafted URL request for a known password protected file prepended with /./ to bypass protection and gain access to the protected file.


Consequences:

Bypass Security

Remedy:

No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.

References:

Platforms Affected:

  • LocalWEB2000 LocalWEB2000 2.1.0

Reported:

May 24, 2002

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