Bugzilla allows attacker to obtain summary of bug information

bugzilla-obtain-information (13600) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


Bugzilla could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information. If the attacker, without permissions to access the vulnerability, has the email address of a voter who has voted on a secure bug, the attacker can access the summary of the Bugzilla bug and obtain sensitive information.


Obtain Information


Upgrade to the latest version of Bugzilla (2.16.4 or later), available from the Bugzilla Bug Tracking System Web site. See References.

For Development Release, upgrade to the latest snapshot (2.17.5 or later), available from the Bugzilla Bug Tracking System Web site. See References.

For Conectiva Linux:
Upgrade to the latest bugzilla package, as listed below. Refer to Conectiva Linux Security Announcement CLSA-2003:774 for more information. See References.

Conectiva Linux 9: 2.16.4-29154U90_1cl or later

For other distributions:
Contact your vendor for upgrade or patch information.


Platforms Affected:

  • Conectiva Linux 9.0
  • Mozilla Bugzilla 2.10
  • Mozilla Bugzilla 2.12
  • Mozilla Bugzilla 2.14
  • Mozilla Bugzilla 2.14.1
  • Mozilla Bugzilla 2.14.2
  • Mozilla Bugzilla 2.14.3
  • Mozilla Bugzilla 2.14.4
  • Mozilla Bugzilla 2.14.5
  • Mozilla Bugzilla 2.16
  • Mozilla Bugzilla 2.16.1
  • Mozilla Bugzilla 2.16.2
  • Mozilla Bugzilla 2.16.3
  • Mozilla Bugzilla 2.17.1
  • Mozilla Bugzilla 2.17.3
  • Mozilla Bugzilla 2.17.4
  • Mozilla Bugzilla 2.4
  • Mozilla Bugzilla 2.6
  • Mozilla Bugzilla 2.8


Nov 02, 2003

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