Double Choco Latte "dot dot" directory traversal

dcl-dotdot-directory-traversal (9743) The risk level is classified as LowLow Risk

Description:

Double Choco Latte could allow a remote attacker to traverse directories on the Web server. A vulnerability regarding the lack of validation of "dot dot" (/../) sequences could allow a remote attacker to send a specially-crafted URL containing "dot dot" (/../) sequences to view arbitrary files on the Web server.


Consequences:

Obtain Information

Remedy:

Upgrade to the latest version of Double Choco Latte (20020706 or later), available from the Double Choco Latte Web page. See References.

References:

Platforms Affected:

  • Michael L. Dean Double Choco Latte prior to 20020706

Reported:

Jul 06, 2002

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