Web Wiz NewsPad NewsPad.mdb information disclosure

newspad-newspad-info-disclosure (55043) The risk level is classified as LowLow Risk


Web Wiz NewsPad could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information, caused by improper restrictions on the NewsPad.mdb file stored inside the Web root. By sending a direct request, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to download the database file and obtain sensitive information.


Base Score: 5
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Low
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: None
  Availability Impact: None
Temporal Score: 4.8
  Exploitability: High
  Remediation Level: Unavailable
  Report Confidence: Uncorroborated


Obtain Information


No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.


Platforms Affected:

  • BDC Enterprises Web Wiz Newspad 1.02


Dec 24, 2009

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