Rapid7 Vulnerability & Exploit Database

Typo3 sa-2009-002 File Disclosure

Back to Search

Typo3 sa-2009-002 File Disclosure

Disclosed
02/10/2009
Created
05/30/2018

Description

This module exploits a file disclosure vulnerability in the jumpUrl mechanism of Typo3. This flaw can be used to read any file that the web server user account has access to.

Author(s)

  • spinbad <spinbad.security@googlemail.com>

Development

References

Module Options

To display the available options, load the module within the Metasploit console and run the commands 'show options' or 'show advanced':

msf > use auxiliary/admin/http/typo3_sa_2009_002
msf auxiliary(typo3_sa_2009_002) > show actions
    ...actions...
msf auxiliary(typo3_sa_2009_002) > set ACTION < action-name >
msf auxiliary(typo3_sa_2009_002) > show options
    ...show and set options...
msf auxiliary(typo3_sa_2009_002) > run 

Time is precious, so I don’t want to do something manually that I can automate. Leveraging the Metasploit Framework when automating any task keeps us from having to re-create the wheel as we can use the existing libraries and focus our efforts where it matters.

– Jim O’Gorman | President, Offensive Security

;