Summit Computer Networks Lil HTTP Server 2.1 HTTP Request privileges management

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A vulnerability classified as critical was found in Summit Computer Networks Lil HTTP Server 2.1 (Web Server). Affected by this vulnerability is an unknown function of the component HTTP Request Handler. The manipulation with the input value /./ leads to a privilege escalation vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-269. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality. The summary by CVE is:

Lil HTTP Server 2.1 allows remote attackers to read password-protected files via a /./ in the HTTP request.

The weakness was published 05/31/2002 as not defined posting (Bugtraq). It is possible to read the advisory at This vulnerability is known as CVE-2002-0304. The exploitation appears to be easy. The attack can be launched remotely. The exploitation doesn't need any form of authentication. Technical details of the vulnerability are known, but there is no available exploit.

There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at SecurityFocus (BID 4153), X-Force (8247) and Vulnerability Center (SBV-6444).





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VulDB Meta Base Score: 5.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 5.3

VulDB Base Score: 5.3
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Class: Privilege escalation
CWE: CWE-269
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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02/21/2002 🔍
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Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2002-0304 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 4153 - Summit Computer Networks Lil' HTTP Server Directory Disclosure Vulnerability
X-Force: 8247
Vulnerability Center: 6444 - Summit Computer Networks Lil\x27HTTP 2.1 Allows Reading Files via HTTP Request, Medium


Created: 07/11/2014 02:07 PM
Updated: 05/27/2019 10:09 AM
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