HTB22955: Path disclosure in BuddyPress WordPress plugin

2011-04-26T00:00:00
ID SECURITYVULNS:DOC:26214
Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2011-04-26T00:00:00

Description

Vulnerability ID: HTB22955 Reference: http://www.htbridge.ch/advisory/path_disclosure_in_buddypress_wordpress_plugin.html Product: BuddyPress Vendor: BuddyPress ( http://buddypress.org/ ) Vulnerable Version: 1.2.8 Vendor Notification: 12 April 2011 Vulnerability Type: Path disclosure Risk level: Low Credit: High-Tech Bridge SA Security Research Lab ( http://www.htbridge.ch/advisory/ )

Vulnerability Details: A remote user can determine the full path to the web root directory and other potentially sensitive information. The following PoC is available:

http://host/wp-content/plugins/buddypress/bp-blogs.php http://host/wp-content/plugins/buddypress/bp-xprofile/bp-xprofile-admin.php http://host/wp-content/plugins/buddypress/bp-themes/bp-default/members/index.php