Limbo CMS element.inc.php Direct Request Path Disclosure

2005-12-14T15:03:21
ID OSVDB:21758
Type osvdb
Reporter rgod(retrogod@aliceposta.it)
Modified 2005-12-14T15:03:21

Description

Vulnerability Description

Limbo CMS contains a flaw that may lead to an unauthorized information disclosure. The issue is triggered when a remote attacker makes a direct request to the 'element.inc.php' script, 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

Limbo CMS contains a flaw that may lead to an unauthorized information disclosure. The issue is triggered when a remote attacker makes a direct request to the 'element.inc.php' script, 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.

Manual Testing Notes

http://[target]/[path_to_limbo]/admin/classes/minixml/classes/element.inc.php

References:

Vendor URL: http://www.limbo-cms.com/ Security Tracker: 1015364 Secunia Advisory ID:18063 Related OSVDB ID: 21753 Related OSVDB ID: 21756 Related OSVDB ID: 21755 Related OSVDB ID: 21757 Related OSVDB ID: 21759 Related OSVDB ID: 21754 Other Advisory URL: http://rgod.altervista.org/limbo1042_xpl.html Mail List Post: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2005-12/0143.html FrSIRT Advisory: ADV-2005-2932 CVE-2005-4320 Bugtraq ID: 15871