TITLE: phpCOIN E-Mail Address Disclosure of Arbitrary Messages
SECUNIA ADVISORY ID: SA20088
VERIFY ADVISORY: http://secunia.com/advisories/20088/
CRITICAL: Moderately critical
IMPACT: Exposure of sensitive information
WHERE: >From remote
SOFTWARE: phpCOIN 1.x http://secunia.com/product/4722/
DESCRIPTION: A vulnerability has been reported in phpCOIN, which can be exploited by malicious people to disclose sensitive information.
The vulnerability is caused due to the application not checking if an e-mail address is already in use before allowing a user to add or change an e-mail address. This can be exploited to access and disclose the content of arbitrary messages.
SOLUTION: Apply code changes as described by the vendor: http://forums.phpcoin.com//index.php?showtopic=5941
PROVIDED AND/OR DISCOVERED BY: The vendor credits captainpovey.
ORIGINAL ADVISORY: http://forums.phpcoin.com//index.php?showtopic=5941
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