DotNetNuke Web.config SQL Server Auth Credential Disclosure

2004-01-28T07:17:42
ID OSVDB:3749
Type osvdb
Reporter OSVDB
Modified 2004-01-28T07:17:42

Description

Vulnerability Description

DotNetNuke contains a flaw that may lead to an unauthorized information disclosure. The issue is triggered when an attacker uses a specially crafted GET request to download the Web.config file, which will disclose sql account information resulting in a loss of confidentiality.

Solution Description

Upgrade to version 1.0.10e or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.

Short Description

DotNetNuke contains a flaw that may lead to an unauthorized information disclosure. The issue is triggered when an attacker uses a specially crafted GET request to download the Web.config file, which will disclose sql account information resulting in a loss of confidentiality.

References:

Vendor URL: http://www.dotnetnuke.com/DesktopDefault.aspx?tabid=125 Vendor Specific Advisory URL Secunia Advisory ID:10747 Related OSVDB ID: 3751 Related OSVDB ID: 3750 Other Advisory URL: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2004-01/1161.html ISS X-Force ID: 14972 CVE-2004-2323 Bugtraq ID: 9518