source: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/2062/info A vulnerability exists in version 3.0 of Ultrseek server (aka Inktomi Search). Due to a failure to properly validate user-supplied input, URLs submitted by a remote user of the form: http://target:8765/example/ will, if the file 'example' does not exist, return an error message which discloses sensitive path and server configuration information. As a result, it is possible for an attacker to obtain information about the server's configuration and directory structure, which could be used to support further attacks. This may be the result of a weak default configuration. Ultraseek Server returns detailed error information when requests are recieved from an administrative IP address. By default, administrative status is given to all addresses.
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Other Possible E-DB Search Terms: Inktomi Search Software 3.0, Inktomi Search Software
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