BadBlue malformed request could disclose directory contents

badblue-directory-contents-disclosure (9239) The risk level is classified as LowLow Risk

Description:

BadBlue could allow a remote attacker to obtain arbitrary directory contents. A remote attacker could send a specially-crafted URL request appended with the Unicode equivalent of the percent character (%) to cause the Web server to display the contents of the requested directory.


Consequences:

Obtain Information

Remedy:

Upgrade to the latest version of BadBlue Personal Edition (1.7.1 or later), available from the BadBlue Web site. See References.

References:

Platforms Affected:

  • Working Resources BadBlue Personal Edition 1.7.0 and prior

Reported:

Jun 02, 2002

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