CodeAvalanche FreeWallpaper CAFreeWallpaper.mdb information disclosure
|freewallpaper-cafreewallpaper-info-disc (47352)||Low Risk|
CodeAvalanche FreeWallpaper could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information, caused by improper restrictions on the CAFreeWallpaper.mdb stored inside the Web root. By sending a direct request, a remote attacker could download the database file and obtain the password and other sensitive information, which could be used to launch further attacks against the affected system.
No remedy available as of June 1, 2013.
- CodeAvalanche Web page: FreeWallpaper.
- CVE-2008-5897: CodeAvalanche FreeWallpaper stores sensitive information under the web root with insufficient access control, which allows remote attackers to download the database file containing the administrator password via a direct request for _private/CAFreeWallpaper.mdb. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.
- OSVDB ID: 51552: CodeAvalanche FreeWallpaper _private/CAFreeWallpaper.mdb Direct Request Admin Password Disclosure
- SA33100: CodeAvalanche FreeForum "CAForum.mdb" Database Disclosure
- CodeAvalanche FreeWallpaper
Dec 15, 2008
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