LimeSurvey File Disclosure Vulnerability

Published: 2018-03-05 02:07:18
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

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

Detection Type:
Remote Banner

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Summary:
LimeSurvey mishandles application/controller/InstallerController.php after installation, which allows remote attackers to access the configuration file.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.

Recommendations:
Update to version 2.6.7 LTS, 2.73.1, 3.4.2 or later.

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-7556

References:

https://www.limesurvey.org/about-us/news/2075-limesurvey-security-advisory-02-2018

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Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
6.4

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