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Exposure of Sensitive Information to an Unauthorized Actor

CVE-2008-7268

Severity Medium
Score 5/10

Summary

The phpinfo function in SiteEngine 5.x allows remote attackers to obtain system information by setting the action parameter to php_info in misc.php.

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

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