11183 : Quake 2 Server Win32 Auto Download Arbitrary File Access
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2004-10-27

Description

Quake II Server contains a flaw that may lead to an unauthorized information disclosure. The Quake II server does not perform enough verification of downloadable file paths. The issue is triggered by supplying a specially crafted path, which will disclose arbitrary information resulting in a loss of confidentiality.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access
Impact: Loss of Confidentiality
Exploit: Exploit Public

Solution

Currently, there are no known upgrades or patches to correct this issue. It is possible to correct the flaw by implementing the following workaround(s): Host only games on trusted networks.

Products

id Software
Quake II Server
3.2

References

Credit

  • Richard Stanway - bugtraqsecur1ty.net -

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 5.0
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2005-12-15 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_1 Integrity_impact_0 Availability_impact_0

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