Ad Peeps index.php path disclosure

adpeeps-index-path-disclosure (50822) The risk level is classified as LowLow Risk


Ad Peeps could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information. An attacker could send a specially-crafted URL request to the index.php script using an invalid uid parameter to cause an error message to be returned containing the full installation path. An attacker could use this information to launch further attacks against the affected system.


Base Score: 4.3
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Medium
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: None
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: None
Temporal Score: 4.1
  Exploitability: High
  Remediation Level: Unavailable
  Report Confidence: Uncorroborated


Obtain Information


No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.


  • Ad Peeps Web site: Ad Peeps.
  • CVE-2009-4943: index.php in AdPeeps 8.5d1 allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information via (1) a view_adrates action with an invalid uid parameter, which reveals the installation path in an error message; or (2) an adminlogin action with a crafted uid parameter, which reveals the version number.
  • OSVDB ID: 66478: AdPeeps index.php Multiple Parameter Information Disclosure
  • SA35262: AdPeeps Cross-Site Scripting and Script Insertion Vulnerability

Platforms Affected:

  • Ad Peeps Ad Peeps 8.5 d1


May 27, 2009

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