YelloSoft Pinky Directory Traversal Vulnerability

Published: 2010-09-29 07:26:02
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

CVSS Base Vector:

Successful exploitation will allow attacker to gain information about directory and file locations.

Affected Versions:
Yellosoft pinky version 1.0 and prior on windows.

Technical Details:
Input passed via the URL is not properly verified before being used to read files. This can be exploited to download arbitrary files via directory traversal attacks.

No known solution was made available for at least one year since the disclosure of this vulnerability. Likely none will be provided anymore. General solution options are to upgrade to a newer release, disable respective features, remove the product or replace the product by another one.

This host is running YelloSoft Pinky and is prone to Directory Traversal vulnerability.

Detection Type:
Windows Registry

Solution Type:
Vendor will not fix

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)


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