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CVE-2012-5100 Detail

Description

Directory traversal vulnerability in HServer 0.1.1 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a (1) ..%5c (dot dot encoded backslash) or (2) %2e%2e%5c (encoded dot dot backslash) in the PATH_INFO.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  09/23/2012

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-5100
Original release date:
09/23/2012
Last revised:
08/28/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
5.0 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2012-01/0028.html Exploit External Source BUGTRAQ 20120105 HServer webserver - Directory Traversal Vulnerability
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/51286 Exploit External Source BID 51286
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/72138 External Source XF hserver-webserver-directory-traversal(72138)

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:luizpicanco:hserver:0.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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