PT-2015-02: Arbitrary File Reading in Arbor Peakflow SP

Vulnerable software

Arbor Peakflow SP
Version: 7.0.1 and earlier


Severity level

Severity level: Medium
Impact: Arbitrary File Reading
Access Vector: Remote

CVSS v2:
Base Score: 6.8
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:N/A:N)

CVE: not assigned

Software description

Arbor Peakflow SP is an analytical system, which enables service providers and large enterprises to monitor both traffic and routing behavior along with detection of network anomalies.

Vulnerability description

The specialists of the Positive Research center have detected an Arbitrary File Reading vulnerability in Arbor Peakflow SP.

The vulnerability allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files.

How to fix

Update your system up to the latest version

Advisory status

13.01.2015 - Vendor gets vulnerability details
03.03.2015 - Vendor releases fixed version and details
16.11.2015 - Public disclosure


The vulnerability was detected by Daniil Sadyrin, Positive Research Center (Positive Technologies Company)


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