Threat Encyclopedia

Xen.Project.XAPI.Update.Directory.Traversal

description-logoDescription

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Directory Traversal Vulnerability in Xen Project XAPI.
The vulnerability is due to an error in the vulnerable application when handling a maliciously crafted request. An attacker can exploit this to disclose contents of arbitrary files on the affected machine via a crafted request.

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Xen Project XAPI v1.13.0 and later

Impact

Information Disclosure: Remote attackers can gain sensitive information from vulnerable systems.

recomended-action-logoRecommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor:
http://xenbits.xen.org/xsa/advisory-271.html

CVE References

CVE-2018-14007