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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2014-9707

EmbedThis GoAhead 3.0.0 through 3.4.1 does not properly handle path segments starting with a . (dot), which allows remote attackers to conduct directory traversal attacks, cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer overflow and crash), or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted URI.
Publish Date : 2015-03-31 Last Update Date : 2018-10-09
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflowDirectory traversal

- Products Affected By CVE-2014-9707

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Embedthis Goahead 3.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Embedthis Goahead 3.3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Embedthis Goahead 3.3.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Embedthis Goahead 3.3.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Embedthis Goahead 3.3.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Embedthis Goahead 3.3.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Embedthis Goahead 3.3.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Embedthis Goahead 3.4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Embedthis Goahead 8

- References For CVE-2014-9707 CONFIRM CONFIRM
SECTRACK 1032208
BUGTRAQ 20150328 Advisory: CVE-2014-9707: GoAhead Web Server 3.0.0 - 3.4.1
FULLDISC 20150328 Advisory: CVE-2014-9707: GoAhead Web Server 3.0.0 - 3.4.1

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2014-9707

Embedthis GoAhead Embedded Web Server Directory Traversal
This module exploits a directory traversal vulnerability in the Embedthis GoAhead Web Server v3.4.1, allowing an attacker to read arbitrary files with the web server privileges.
Module type : auxiliary Rank : normal

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