Cisco IDS Device Manager "dot dot" directory traversal
|cisco-ids-directory-traversal (9174)||Medium Risk|
Cisco IDS Device Manager could allow a remote attacker to traverse directories on the system. A remote attacker could send a specially-crafted URL request to the Device Manager containing "dot dot" sequences (/../) to traverse directories and gain access to arbitrary files outside of the Web root directory.
Upgrade to the latest version of Cisco IDS Device Manager (3.1.2 or later), available from the Cisco Technical Assistance Center. See References.
- BugTraq Mailing List, Fri May 24 2002 - 13:42:07 CDT: Cisco IDS Device Manager 3.1.1 Advisory.
- Cisco Technical Assistance Center: Cisco Software Center.
- BID-4760: Cisco IDS Device Manager Arbitrary File Read Access Vulnerability
- CVE-2002-0908: Directory traversal vulnerability in the web server for Cisco IDS Device Manager before 3.1.2 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) in the HTTPS request.
- OSVDB ID: 8865: Cisco IDS Device Manager Arbitrary File Access
- Cisco IDS Device Manager 3.1.1
May 24, 2002
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