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Web Wiz Forums database disclosure

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Checks for wwforum.mdb

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

The remote web server contains an ASP application that is affected by
an information disclosure vulnerability.

Description :

The remote server is running Web Wiz Site Forum, a set of ASP scripts
to manage online forums.

This release comes with a 'wwforum.mdb' database, usually located
under 'admin' which contains sensitive information, such as the user
passwords and emails. A possible hacker may use this flaw to gain
unauthorized access to the affected application.

See also :

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2003-04/0234.html

Solution :

Prevent the download of .mdb files from your website.

Network Security Threat Level:

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2
(AV:R/AC:L/Au:NR/C:P/A:N/I:N/B:N)

Networks Security ID: 7380

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2003 Renaud Deraison

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