EZsite Forum Discloses Passwords to Remote Users

Published: 2005-11-03 13:08:04

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Recommendations:
No known solution was made available for at least one year since the disclosure of this vulnerability. Likely none will be provided anymore. General solution options are to upgrade to a newer release, disable respective features, remove the product or replace the product by another one.

Summary:
The remote host is running EZsite Forum. It is reported that this software stores usernames and passwords in plaintext form in the 'Database/EZsiteForum.mdb' file. A remote user can reportedly download this database.

Detection Type:
remote_active

Solution Type:
Vendor will not fix

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Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
5.0

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