Vulnerability Assessment & Network Security Forums



If through a vulnerability assessment, a network security issue is detected for the vulnerability below, applying the appropriate security patches in a timely matter is very important.  If you have detected that your system has already been compromised, following CERT's Network Security recovery document will assist with recommended steps for system recovery.


Home >> Browse Vulnerability Assessment Database >> CGI abuses >> Web Wiz Forums database disclosure


Vulnerability Assessment Details

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

Cables, Connectors

Vintage Apple iMac G3 Mac Wired USB Mouse M4848 Blueberry Blue
$14.99
Vintage Apple iMac G3 Mac Wired USB Mouse M4848 Blueberry Blue pictureMICROSOFT WORD 5.0 for VINTAGE MACINTOSH UNUSED SEALED IN WRAP - VINTAGE MAC
$29.95
MICROSOFT WORD 5.0 for VINTAGE MACINTOSH UNUSED SEALED IN WRAP - VINTAGE MAC pictureMACWRITE II FOR VINTAGE MACINTOSH UNUSED IN PACKAGE - MAC PLUS, MAC SE, MAC II'S
$29.95
MACWRITE II FOR VINTAGE MACINTOSH UNUSED IN PACKAGE - MAC PLUS, MAC SE, MAC II'S picture3M IMATION high density diskettes 3.5" MAC IBM sealed sample vintage 12 boxes
$125.99
3M IMATION high density diskettes 3.5


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.