A vulnerability has been discovered in Frigate Standard and Professional, which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user's system.
The vulnerability is caused due to an input validation error within the included FTP client when downloading directories containing files with directory traversal specifiers in the filename. This can be exploited to download files to an arbitrary location on a user's system.
Successful exploitation requires that the user is tricked into connecting and downloading a directory from a malicious FTP server.
The vulnerability is confirmed in Frigate Standard and Professional version 3.36 (188.8.131.52). Other versions may also be affected.
Solution: Download from trusted servers only.
Provided and/or discovered by: High-Tech Bridge SA
Original Advisory: http://www.htbridge.ch/advisory/directory_traversal_in_frigate_3_built_in_ftp_client.html
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