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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-2438

Original release date: 05/17/2006
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Directory traversal vulnerability in the viewfile servlet in the documentation package (resin-doc) for Caucho Resin 3.0.17 and 3.0.18 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files under other web roots via the contextpath parameter. NOTE: this issue can produce resultant path disclosure when the parameter is invalid.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM) (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

Solution

This vulnerability is addressed in the following product release: Caucho Technology, Resin, 3.0.19

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External Source: BID
Name: 18007
Type: Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: SREASON
Name: 908
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 25571
External Source: XF
Name: resin-viewfile-file-disclosure(26494)
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-1831
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060516 ScanAlert Security Advisory
Type: Advisory; Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: FULLDISC
Name: 20060516 ScanAlert Security Advisory
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1016110
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 20125

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