PT-2014-03: Arbitrary Files Reading in Nixu Namesurfer
Version: 7.2.2 and earlier
Severity level: Low
Impact: Arbitrary Files Reading
Access Vector: Remote
Base Score: 3.5
CVE: not assigned
Nixu Namesurfer implements a unified system for manageming DNS servers via web interface.
The specialists of the Positive Research center have detected an Arbitrary Files Reading vulnerability in Nixu Namesurfer.
An attacker can read any file on the server with the rights of the namesurf user.
How to fix
Update your sofware up to the latest version
16.01.2014 - Vendor gets vulnerability details
14.03.2014 - Vendor releases fixed version and details
27.03.2014 - Public disclosure
The vulnerability was detected by Alexey Osipov, Alexander Tlyapov, and Valentin Shilnenkov, Positive Research Center (Positive Technologies Company)
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