SEANOX Devwex "dot dot" directory traversal

devwex-dotdot-directory-traversal (9299) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


Devwex could allow a remote attacker to traverse directories on the Web server. A remote attacker could send a specially-crafted GET request containing "dot dot" sequences (/../) to traverse directories and download arbitrary files from the server.


Obtain Information


Upgrade to the latest version of Devwex (1.2002.0601 or later), available from the SEANOX Application Developing Web site. See References.


Platforms Affected:

  • SEANOX Application Developing Devwex 1.2002.0520


Jun 08, 2002

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