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Date: Thu, 22 Oct 2009 10:00:38 +0200
From: Jan Lieskovsky <>
To: "Steven M. Christey" <>
CC: oss-security <>
Subject: CVE Request -- Sahana

Hello Steve, vendors,

   Greg Miernicki reported a security issue in Sahana disaster management

Sending a specially-crafted URL (with null character included
in the string) to Sahana, would allow an attacker to access any
file on the web server.

More from Greg:

"The first issue would allow an attacker to touch/modify any file on the system.
  Essentially the issue is that get, post, and requests aren't sanitized or


Upstream patch:


Could you allocate a CVE identifier?

Thanks && Regards, Jan.
Jan iankko Lieskovsky / Red Hat Security Response Team

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