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CVE-2018-12542 Detail

Description

In version from 3.0.0 to 3.5.3 of Eclipse Vert.x, the StaticHandler uses external input to construct a pathname that should be within a restricted directory, but it does not properly neutralize '\' (forward slashes) sequences that can resolve to a location that is outside of that directory when running on Windows Operating Systems.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  10/10/2018

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Hyperlink Resource
https://bugs.eclipse.org/bugs/show_bug.cgi?id=539171
https://github.com/vert-x3/vertx-web/issues/1025

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CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-12542
NVD Published Date:
10/10/2018
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2018