Site Documentation module for Drupal access content information disclosure

site-access-content-info-disclosure (42453) The risk level is classified as LowLow Risk

Description:

The Site Documentation module for Drupal could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information, caused by an unspecified error that lists data from tables in the database. A remote attacker wth access content permissions could exploit this vulnerability using SESSION IDs from the database to impersonate users and obtain usernames, password hashes, email addresses and other sensitive information.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 5
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Low
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: None
  Availability Impact: None
 
Temporal Score: 3.7
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Obtain Information

Remedy:

Refer to DRUPAL-SA-2008-030 for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.

References:

  • DRUPAL-SA-2008-030: Site Documentation - Privilege escalation.
  • BID-29242: Drupal Site Documentation Module Database Tables Information Disclosure Vulnerability
  • CVE-2008-2271: The Site Documentation Drupal module 5.x before 5.x-1.8 and 6.x before 6.x-1.1 allows remote authenticated users to gain privileges of other users by leveraging the access content permission to list tables and obtain session IDs from the database.
  • OSVDB ID: 45170: Site Documentation Module for Drupal Database Tables Access Content Permission Remote Session ID Disclosure
  • SA30257: Drupal Site Documentation Module Information Disclosure

Platforms Affected:

  • Drupal Site Documentation module for Drupal 5.0 - 1.7
  • Drupal Site Documentation module for Drupal 6.0 - 1.0

Reported:

May 14, 2008

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