Vulnerability Note VU#363726

Majordomo 2 _list_file_get() directory traversal vulnerability

Original Release date: 04 Feb 2011 | Last revised: 28 Mar 2011


Majordomo 2 contains a directory traversal vulnerability in the _list_file_get()function, which may allow a remote, unauthenticated attacker to obtain sensitive information.


Majordomo 2 contains a directory traversal vulnerability in the _list_file_get()function (lib/ caused by an input validation error when handling files. An attacker can exploit this vulnerability via directory traversal specifiers sent in a specially crafted request to any of the application's interfaces (e.g. email or web).

Additional information regarding this vulnerability can be found in this Sitewatch Advisory.


A remote unauthenticated attacker could obtain sensitive information.


Majordomo 2 recommends users update to snapshot 20110204 or later.

Vendor Information (Learn More)

The vulnerability is reported in snapshots prior to 20110204.

VendorStatusDate NotifiedDate Updated
Majordomo 2Affected-04 Feb 2011
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Environmental N/A N/A



This vulnerability was reported by Michael Brooks.

This document was written by Michael Orlando.

Other Information

  • CVE IDs: CVE-2011-0049
  • Date Public: 04 Feb 2011
  • Date First Published: 04 Feb 2011
  • Date Last Updated: 28 Mar 2011
  • Severity Metric: 25.20
  • Document Revision: 21


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