[Full-Disclosure] ByteHoard Directory Traversal Vulnerability
From: Sintelli SINTRAQ (sintraq_at_sintelli.com)
To: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com Date: Sun, 19 Oct 2003 20:16:29 +0100
ByteHoard Directory Traversal Vulnerability
17 October 2003
ByteHoard is online storage system whereby users can upload and download
their files from anywhere with an Internet connection.
More information about the product is available here:
ByteHoard does not properly validate user-supplied input for URL
requests. This allows directory traversal characters to be added to URL
request and thus allows directory traversal.
An example is:
It is possible for an attacker to view all files on the system.
Upgrade to version 0.71
16 Oct 2003 Identified by Ezhilan of Sintelli
17 Oct 2003 Issue disclosed to ByteHoard developer (Andrew Godwin)
17 Oct 2003 Vulnerability confirmed by Andrew Godwin
17 Oct 2003 Sintelli provided with fix
17 Oct 2003 Sintelli confirms vulnerability has been addressed
17 Oct 2003 Fix publicly available
17 Oct 2003 Sintelli Public Disclosure
Ezhilan of Sintelli discovered this vulnerability.
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