Grails WEB-INF information disclosure
|grails-cve20140053-info-disc (91270)||Medium Risk|
Grails could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information, caused by the failure to restrict access to resources located within the /WEB-INF directory. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to obtain configuration data and other sensitive information.
Upgrade to the latest version of Grails (2.3.6 or later), available from the Grails Web site. See References.
- Full Disclosure Mailing List, Wed Feb 19 2014: CVE-2014-0053 Information Disclosure when using Grails.
- Grails Web site: Grails.
- BID-65678: Pivotal Grails 'grails-resources' Plugin Information Disclosure Vulnerability
- CVE-2014-0053: The default configuration of the Resources plugin 1.0.0 before 1.2.6 for Pivotal Grails 2.0.0 before 2.3.6 does not properly restrict access to files in the WEB-INF directory, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information via a direct request. NOTE: this identifier has been SPLIT due to different researchers and different vulnerability types. See CVE-2014-2857 for the META-INF variant and CVE-2014-2858 for the directory traversal.
- SA56841: Grails /WEB-INF Information Disclosure Security Issue
- Grails Grails 2.1
- Grails Grails 2.2
- Grails Grails 2.3
- Grails Grails 2.3.5
- Pivotal Grails 2.0
Feb 19, 2014
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