CVE-1999-1456

Current Description

thttpd HTTP server 2.03 and earlier allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a GET request with more than one leading / (slash) character in the filename.

Basic Data

PublishedDecember 31, 1999
Last ModifiedOctober 10, 2017
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Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeNVD-CWE-Other
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Base Score5.0
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score10.0
Impact Score2.9
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationThttpdThttpd Http Server********2.03

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Thttpd Thttpd Http Server *

References

NameSourceURLTags
http://www.acme.com/software/thttpd/thttpd.html#releasenoteshttp://www.acme.com/software/thttpd/thttpd.html#releasenotesCONFIRM
19980819 thttpd 2.04 released (fwd)http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/10368BUGTRAQExploit Vendor Advisory
thttpd-file-read(1809)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/1809XF