JosS has discovered a vulnerability in WWWISIS, which can be exploited by malicious people to disclose sensitive information.
Input passed to the "IsisScript" parameter in wxis is not properly sanitised before being used. This can be exploited to display data from arbitrary files from the beginning of the file until the first space, tab, or line break character.
The vulnerability is confirmed in version 7.1 Standard edition (10/30). Other versions may also be affected.
Solution: Restrict access to the service.
Provided and/or discovered by: JosS
Original Advisory: http://milw0rm.com/exploits/4529
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Subject: WWWISIS "IsisScript" Information Disclosure
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