XOOPS userinfo.php allows remote attacker to obtain sensitive information

xoops-userinfo-information-disclosure (8028) The risk level is classified as LowLow Risk

Description:

XOOPS could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information. The userinfo.php script does not properly validate user-supplied input. A remote attacker can send a specially-crafted URL containing the userinfo.php script to cause the return of an error page containing sensitive information, which could be used for SQL injection attacks.


Consequences:

Obtain Information

Remedy:

No remedy available as of July 1, 2014.

References:

Platforms Affected:

  • XOOPS XOOPS RC1.0

Reported:

Jan 29, 2002

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