SilverStripe silverstripe_version information disclosure

silverstripe-silverstripeversion-info-disc (63990) The risk level is classified as LowLow Risk

Description:

SilverStripe could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information, caused by the storing of version information in the silverstripe_version file with insecure permissions. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to display version information.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 5
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Low
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: None
  Availability Impact: None
 
Temporal Score: 3.7
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Obtain Information

Remedy:

Upgrade to the latest version of SilverStripe (2.4.4-rc1 or 2.3.10-rc or later), available from the SilverStripe Web site. See References.

References:

  • Silverstripe Web Site: SilverStripe 2.3.10-rc1 (Security release).
  • Silverstripe Web Site: SilverStripe 2.4.4-rc1 (Security release).
  • BID-45367: SilverStripe Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities
  • BID-45377: D-Bus Nested Variants Denial of Service Vulnerability
  • CVE-2010-5078: SilverStripe 2.3.x before 2.3.10 and 2.4.x before 2.4.4 stores sensitive information under the web root with insufficient access control, which allows remote attackers to obtain version information via a direct request to (1) apphire/silverstripe_version or (2) cms/silverstripe_version.
  • CVE-2010-5080: The Security/changepassword URL action in SilverStripe 2.3.x before 2.3.10 and 2.4.x before 2.4.4 passes a token as a GET parameter while changing a password through email, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive data and hijack the session via the HTTP referer logs on a server, aka HTTP referer leakage.
  • OSVDB ID: 69887: SilverStripe Change Password Function HTTP Referer Leak Information Disclosure
  • OSVDB ID: 69888: SilverStripe sapphire/silverstripe_version Version Information Disclosure
  • SA42346: SilverStripe Multiple Vulnerabilities

Platforms Affected:

  • SilverStripe SilverStripe 2.3.9
  • SilverStripe SilverStripe 2.4.3

Reported:

Dec 13, 2010

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