Forest Blog blog.mdb information disclosure
|forestblog-blog-info-disclosure (47359)||Low Risk|
Forest Blog could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information, caused by improper restrictions on the blog.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 May 1, 2013.
- Host Forest Web site: Forest Blog.
- CVE-2008-5780: Forest Blog 1.3.2 stores sensitive information under the web root with insufficient access control, which allows remote attackers to download the database file containing passwords via a direct request for blog.mdb.
- OSVDB ID: 51062: Forest Blog blog.mdb Direct Request Credentials Disclosure
- Host Forest Forest Blog 1.3.2
Dec 15, 2008
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