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JVNDB-2014-000081

File Explorer vulnerable to directory traversal

Overview

File Explorer provided by NextApp, Inc. contains an issue in processing file names, which may result in a directory traversal (CWE-22) vulnerability.

Ryohei Koike of Sakura Information Systems Co., Ltd. reported this vulnerability to IPA.
JPCERT/CC coordinated with the developer under Information Security Early Warning Partnership.
CVSS Severity (What is CVSS?)

Base Metrics: 4.3 (Medium) [IPA Score]
  • Access Vector: Network
  • Access Complexity: Medium
  • Authentication: None
  • Confidentiality Impact: None
  • Integrity Impact: Partial
  • Availability Impact: None

Affected Products


NextApp, Inc.
  • File Explorer versions prior to 2.1.0.3

Impact

A remote, unauthenticated attacker may create an arbitrary file or overwrite an existing file in a directory that the application has privileges to access.
Solution

[Apply an Update]
Update to the latest version according to the information provided by the developer.
Vendor Information

NextApp, Inc.
CWE (What is CWE?)

  1. Path Traversal(CWE-22) [IPA Evaluation]
CVE (What is CVE?)

  1. CVE-2014-1973
References

  1. JVN : JVN#84335912
  2. National Vulnerability Database (NVD) : CVE-2014-1973
Revision History

[2014/07/18]
  Web page was published
[2014/07/23]
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