SimpleCam Web Server Traversal Arbitrary File Access
Remote / Network Access
Loss of Confidentiality
SimpleCam contains a flaw that allows a remote attacker to access arbitrary files outside of the web path. The issue is due to the internal web server not properly sanitizing user input, specifically traversal style attacks (../../) supplied via the URI.
Upgrade to version 1.3 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.