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Moderately critical

Nukedit "dbsite.mdb" Database Disclose Security Issue

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Release Date:  2008-12-17    Last Update:  2009-01-05    Views:  4,239

Secunia Advisory SA33165

Where:

From remote

Impact:

Exposure of sensitive information

Solution Status:

Unpatched

Software:

CVE Reference(s):

Description


Cyber.Zer0 has discovered a security issue in Nukedit, which can be exploited by malicious people to disclose sensitive information.

The security issue is caused due to the "dbsite.mdb" database being stored with insecure permissions inside the web root. This can be exploited to gain knowledge of sensitive information (e.g. user names and password hashes) by downloading the file.

This security issue is confirmed in version 4.9.8. Other versions may also be affected.


Solution:
Move the database file out of the web root.

Provided and/or discovered by:
Cyber.Zer0

Original Advisory:
http://milw0rm.com/exploits/7491

Deep Links:
Links available to Secunia VIM customers

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Please provide information about patches, mitigating factors, new versions, exploits, faulty patches, links, and other relevant data by posting comments to this Advisory. You can also send this information to vuln@secunia.com

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