Kolab Groupware Server log file information disclosure
|kolab-logfile-information-disclosure (45124)||Low Risk|
Kolab Groupware Server could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information, caused by the storing of passwords by the log file. A remote attacker, currently logged into the server, could exploit this vulnerability to obtain the password of another user and possibly launch further attacks on the vulnerable system.
Refer to Kolab Web site for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.
For other distributions:
Apply the appropriate update for your system. See References.
- Kolab Web site: About Kolab Server.
- Mandriva Bugzilla Bug 43434: password disclosure issue in kolab.
- BID-31165: Kolab Groupware Server Apache Log File User Password Information Disclosure Vulnerability
- CVE-2008-4165: admin/user/create_user.php in Kolab Groupware Server 1.0.0 places a user password in an HTTP GET request, which allows local administrators, and possibly remote attackers, to obtain cleartext passwords by reading the ssl_access_log file or the referer string.
- MDVSA-2008:193: kolab-server
- OSVDB ID: 48604: Kolab Groupware Server admin/user/create_user.php GET Request Remote Password Disclosure
- Kolab Kolab Server 1.0
- Kolab Kolab Server 1.0 -20040426
- Kolab Kolab Server 1.0.1
- Kolab Kolab Server 1.0.3
- Kolab Kolab Server 1.0.5
- Kolab Kolab Server 1.0.6
- Kolab Kolab Server 1.0.7
- Kolab Kolab Server 1.0.8
- MandrakeSoft Mandrake Linux Corporate Server 3.0 X86_64
- MandrakeSoft Mandrake Linux Corporate Server 3.0
Sep 02, 2008
The information within this database may change without notice. Use of this information constitutes acceptance for use in an AS IS condition. There are NO warranties, implied or otherwise, with regard to this information or its use. Any use of this information is at the user's risk. In no event shall the author/distributor (IBM Internet Security Systems X-Force) be held liable for any damages whatsoever arising out of or in connection with the use or spread of this information.
For corrections or additions please email ignore thisxforceignore this@ignore thisus.ignore thisibm.comignore this
* According to the Forum of Incident Response and Security Teams (FIRST), the Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) is an "industry open standard designed to convey vulnerability severity and help to determine urgency and priority of response." IBM PROVIDES THE CVSS SCORES "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. CUSTOMERS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ASSESSING THE IMPACT OF ANY ACTUAL OR POTENTIAL SECURITY VULNERABILITY.
The information within this database may change without notice. Use of this information constitutes acceptance for use in an AS IS condition. There are NO warranties, implied or otherwise, with regard to this information or its use. Any use of this information is at the user's risk. In no event shall IBM be held liable for any damages whatsoever arising out of or in connection with the use or spread of this information.