WebCalendar User Account Enumeration Disclosure Issue

Published: 2008-10-24 17:51:47
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

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

Detection Type:
Remote Vulnerability

Summary:
The version of WebCalendar on the remote host is prone to a user account enumeration weakness in that in response to login attempts it returns different error messages depending on whether the user exists or the password is invalid.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Recommendations:
Upgrade to WebCalendar 1.0.4 or later.

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

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2006-2247

SecurityFocus Bugtraq ID:

https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/17853

References:

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/433053/30/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/436263/30/0/threaded
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?group_id=3870&release_id=423010

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Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
5.0

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