SiteScape Forum avf.rc path disclosure

sitescapeforum-avf-path-disclosure (26671) The risk level is classified as LowLow Risk

Description:

SiteScape Forum could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information. The default permissions assigned to the avf.rc configuration file could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information, including the path to the Web root. An attacker could use this information to launch further attacks against the affected system.


Consequences:

Obtain Information

Remedy:

Upgrade to the current version of SiteScape as listed in the NISCC Vulnerability Advisory 260146/NISCC/SITESCAPE. See References.

References:

Platforms Affected:

  • SiteScape SiteScape Forum 7.2

Reported:

May 25, 2006

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