MantisBT db_type path disclosure

mantisbt-dbtype-path-disclosure (64463) The risk level is classified as LowLow Risk

Description:

MantisBT could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information. An attacker could send a specially-crafted URL request to the upgrade_unattended.php script using an invalid db_type 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.

*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 MantisBT (1.2.4 or later), available from the MantisBT Web site. See References.

References:

  • MantisBT Web site: Mantis Bug Tracker.
  • CVE-2010-4349: admin/upgrade_unattended.php in MantisBT before 1.2.4 allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information via an invalid db_type parameter, which reveals the installation path in an error message, related to an unsafe call by MantisBT to a function in the ADOdb Library for PHP.
  • OSVDB ID: 70156: MantisBT admin/upgrade_unattended.php db_type Parameter Path Disclosure

Platforms Affected:

  • MantisBT MantisBT 1.0.0
  • MantisBT MantisBT 1.0.1
  • MantisBT MantisBT 1.0.2
  • MantisBT MantisBT 1.0.3
  • MantisBT MantisBT 1.0.4
  • MantisBT MantisBT 1.0.5
  • MantisBT MantisBT 1.0.6
  • MantisBT MantisBT 1.0.7
  • MantisBT MantisBT 1.0.8
  • MantisBT MantisBT 1.1.0
  • MantisBT MantisBT 1.1.1
  • MantisBT MantisBT 1.1.2
  • MantisBT MantisBT 1.1.4
  • MantisBT MantisBT 1.1.5
  • MantisBT MantisBT 1.1.6
  • MantisBT MantisBT 1.1.7
  • MantisBT MantisBT 1.1.8
  • MantisBT MantisBT 1.2.0
  • MantisBT MantisBT 1.2.1
  • MantisBT MantisBT 1.2.2
  • MantisBT MantisBT 1.2.3

Reported:

Dec 15, 2010

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