Website Baker browse.php Malformed Input Path Disclosure

2005-07-28T09:03:16
ID OSVDB:18343
Type osvdb
Reporter thegreatone2176(thegreatone2176@yahoo.com)
Modified 2005-07-28T09:03:16

Description

Vulnerability Description

Website Baker contains a flaw that may lead to an unauthorized information disclosure. The issue is triggered when a remote attacker passes a non-existant directory to the dir variable of the browse.php script causing an error, which will disclose the software's installation path resulting in a loss of confidentiality. While such information is relatively low risk, it is often useful in carrying out additional, more focused attacks.

Solution Description

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

Short Description

Website Baker contains a flaw that may lead to an unauthorized information disclosure. The issue is triggered when a remote attacker passes a non-existant directory to the dir variable of the browse.php script causing an error, which will disclose the software's installation path resulting in a loss of confidentiality. While such information is relatively low risk, it is often useful in carrying out additional, more focused attacks.

References:

Vendor URL: http://www.websitebaker.org/ Secunia Advisory ID:16263 Related OSVDB ID: 18344 Related OSVDB ID: 18342 Related OSVDB ID: 18345 Mail List Post: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2005-07/0501.html CVE-2005-2436