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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.10527
Category:Remote file access
Title:Boa file retrieval
Summary:The remote Boa server allows an attacker to read arbitrary files; on the remote web server, prefixing the pathname of the file with hex-encoded ../../..;; Example:;; GET /%2e%2e/%2e%2e/%2e%2e/etc/passwd;; will return /etc/passwd.
Description:Summary:
The remote Boa server allows an attacker to read arbitrary files
on the remote web server, prefixing the pathname of the file with hex-encoded ../../..

Example:

GET /%2e%2e/%2e%2e/%2e%2e/etc/passwd

will return /etc/passwd.

Solution:
Upgrade to a latest version of the server.

CVSS Score:
5.0

CVSS Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Cross-Ref: BugTraq ID: 1770
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2000-0920
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1770
Bugtraq: 20001006 Vulnerability in BOA web server v0.94.8.2 (Google Search)
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2000-10/0092.html
Debian Security Information: 20001009 boa: exposes contents of local files (Google Search)
http://www.debian.org/security/2000/20001009
FreeBSD Security Advisory: FreeBSD-SA-00:60
ftp://ftp.FreeBSD.org/pub/FreeBSD/CERT/advisories/FreeBSD-SA-00:60.boa.asc
XForce ISS Database: boa-webserver-get-dir-traversal(5330)
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/5330
CopyrightCopyright (C) 2000 Thomas Reinke

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