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Vulnerability Assessment Details

Adobe Contribute Publishing Server Administrator Password Disclosure

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Checks for administrator password in Adobe Contribute Publishing Server installation log

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

The remote Windows host contains an application that is affected by an
information disclosure vulnerability.

Description :

Adobe Contribute Publishing Server, a web publishing management
application, is installed on the remote Windows host.

The version of Contribute Publishing Server on the remote host logged
a copy of the password specified for the administrator as part of the
installation process. A local user may be able to leverage this flaw
to gain administrative access to the affected application and
potentially other resources.

See also :

http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb06-15.html

Solution :

Change the application's administrator password and remove the
installation log as described in the vendor advisory referenced above.

Network Security Threat Level:

Low / CVSS Base Score : 1.6
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:NR/C:P/I:N/A:N/B:N)

Networks Security ID: 20439

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2006 Tenable Network Security

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