PHPMailList ml_config.dat Cleartext Administrator Password Disclosure

2006-07-05T14:18:51
ID OSVDB:27018
Type osvdb
Reporter Lostmon Lords(Lostmon@gmail.com)
Modified 2006-07-05T14:18:51

Description

Vulnerability Description

PHPMailList contains a flaw that may lead to an unauthorized information disclosure. The issue is triggered when a remote user requests the 'ml_config.dat' file, which will disclose administrator's username and password and system information resulting in a loss of confidentiality.

Solution Description

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

Short Description

PHPMailList contains a flaw that may lead to an unauthorized information disclosure. The issue is triggered when a remote user requests the 'ml_config.dat' file, which will disclose administrator's username and password and system information resulting in a loss of confidentiality.

References:

Vendor URL: http://php.warpedweb.net/ Security Tracker: 1016439 Secunia Advisory ID:20959 Related OSVDB ID: 27017 Related OSVDB ID: 27016 Other Advisory URL: http://lostmon.blogspot.com/2006/07/multiple-vulnerabilities-in.html Bugtraq ID: 18840