The Jetty web server contains a vulnerability that may allow an attacker to access private files or directories.
Jetty is a web server that is implemented in Java. Jetty contains a vulnerability in the way it processes URLs with multiple "/" (slash) characters. See the Jetty Double slash problem bug report for more information.
A remote unauthenticated attacker may be able view hidden or private files and directories.
Jetty version 6.1.7 has been released to address this issue.
Thanks to Greg Wilkins for reporting this vulnerability and for providing information that was used in this report.
This document was written by Ryan Giobbi.
|Date First Published:||2008-01-03|
|Date Last Updated:||2008-01-23 20:39 UTC|