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Exposure of Sensitive Information to an Unauthorized Actor

CVE-2008-1752

Severity High
Score 7.5/10

Summary

ezRADIUS 0.1 stores sensitive information under the web root with insufficient access control, which allows remote attackers to obtain credentials via a direct request for (1) config.ini or (2) database.ini. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.

  • LOW
  • NETWORK
  • NONE
  • PARTIAL
  • PARTIAL
  • PARTIAL

CWE-200 - Information Exposure

An information exposure vulnerability is categorized as an information flow (IF) weakness, which can potentially allow unauthorized access to otherwise classified information in the application, such as confidential personal information (demographics, financials, health records, etc.), business secrets, and the application's internal environment.

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Advisory Timeline

  • Published