DCP-Portal incorrect language selection path disclosure

dcpportal-language-path-disclosure (8310) The risk level is classified as LowLow Risk

Description:

DCP-Portal could reveal sensitive information to a remote attacker. If a remote attacker submits a URL request that specifies an unsupported language, the attacker can cause an error page to return that would display the full path to the Web root directory and possibly other sensitive information. This information could be used to launch further attacks against the affected Web server.


Consequences:

Obtain Information

Remedy:

Upgrade to the latest version of DCP-Portal (4.5.1 or later), available from the DCP-Portal Web site. See References.

References:

Platforms Affected:

  • DCP-Portal DCP-Portal 3.6
  • DCP-Portal DCP-Portal 3.7
  • DCP-Portal DCP-Portal 4.0 final
  • DCP-Portal DCP-Portal 4.1 final
  • DCP-Portal DCP-Portal 4.2
  • DCP-Portal DCP-Portal 4.5

Reported:

Feb 28, 2002

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