Threat Encyclopedia

uWSGI.PHP.Plugin.DOCUMENT.ROOT.Directory.Traversal

description-logoDescription

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Directory Traversal vulnerability in uWSGI PHP Plugin.
The vulnerability is due to an error in the vulnerable application when handling a maliciously crafted request. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to read arbitrary files on the system.

affected-products-logoAffected Products

uWSGI PHP plugin before 2.0.17

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.
https://uwsgi-docs.readthedocs.io/en/latest/index.html

CVE References

CVE-2018-7490