paFileDB backupdb.php Path Disclosure

2005-03-12T22:27:18
ID OSVDB:16820
Type osvdb
Reporter sp3x(sp3x@securityreason.com)
Modified 2005-03-12T22:27:18

Description

Vulnerability Description

paFileDB contains a flaw that may lead to an unauthorized information disclosure. The issue is triggered by providing invalid options to the 'backupdb.php' script, which will reveal the installation path resulting in a loss of confidentiality.

Solution Description

Currently, there are no known upgrades, patches, or workarounds available to correct this issue.

Short Description

paFileDB contains a flaw that may lead to an unauthorized information disclosure. The issue is triggered by providing invalid options to the 'backupdb.php' script, which will reveal the installation path resulting in a loss of confidentiality.

Manual Testing Notes

http://[target]/[pafiledb_dir]/includes/admin/backupdb.php?admin[admin_status]=1

References:

Vendor URL: http://www.phparena.net/ Security Tracker: 1013425 Related OSVDB ID: 16819 Related OSVDB ID: 16822 Related OSVDB ID: 16818 Related OSVDB ID: 16821 Related OSVDB ID: 16823 Nessus Plugin ID:17327 Mail List Post: http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=bugtraq&m=111066293914977&w=2 ISS X-Force ID: 19633 CVE-2005-0780