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[PLESK 7.5 Reload] & [PLESK 7.6 for MS Windows] path passing and disclosure vulnerabi

Discussion in 'Plesk for Linux - 8.x and Older' started by lvalics, Sep 24, 2006.

  1. lvalics

    lvalics Silver Pleskian Plesk Guru

    Jun 20, 2003
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    [PLESK 7.5 Reload (and lower) & PLESK 7.6 for M$ Windows path passing and disclosure]
    Discovered By: GuanYu
    Email: guanyu_vn@yahoo.com
    Website: HVA (http://www.vnhacker.org)

    -| Description: |-

    PLESK is a powerful web control panel, site builder... You can see more about it at:

    http://www.swsoft.com/en/products/plesk/switch/ .
    So, i have found a security hole - path passing and disclosure - of this product (version

    [PLESK 7.5 Reload] and [PLESK 7.6 for M$ Windows]) in the file : filemanager.php

    -| What an attacker can do? |-

    The attacker can take advantage of this hole to access the parent folder (which he havent

    Like this:


    That URL will show him (attacker) the parent folder of his "web root" folder. Using more

    "/../" characters, he'll go to up, up, and up folder so he can gain lot of important info.

    -| How to fix it? |-

    Upgrade to the PLESK 8.0 :D.

    - End -

    P/S: Sorry about my English, its to bad.