Zen Cart attributes_preview.php Direct Request Path Disclosure

2006-02-01T15:30:50
ID OSVDB:22871
Type osvdb
Reporter rgod(retrogod@aliceposta.it)
Modified 2006-02-01T15:30:50

Description

Vulnerability Description

Zen Cart 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 attributes_preview.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

Upgrade to version 1.2.7 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.

Short Description

Zen Cart 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 attributes_preview.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.

References:

Vendor URL: http://www.zencart.com/ Vendor Specific News/Changelog Entry: http://www.zen-cart.com/modules/ipb/index.php?showtopic=41626 Secunia Advisory ID:17869 Related OSVDB ID: 22867 Related OSVDB ID: 22868 Related OSVDB ID: 22870 Related OSVDB ID: 22875 Related OSVDB ID: 21411 Related OSVDB ID: 22869 Related OSVDB ID: 22873 Related OSVDB ID: 22874 Related OSVDB ID: 22866 Related OSVDB ID: 22872 Mail List Post: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2005-12/0045.html FrSIRT Advisory: ADV-2005-2728 CVE-2005-3997