[SA15932] Access Remote PC User Credentials Disclosure

2005-07-07T00:00:00
ID SECURITYVULNS:DOC:9092
Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2005-07-07T00:00:00

Description


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TITLE: Access Remote PC User Credentials Disclosure

SECUNIA ADVISORY ID: SA15932

VERIFY ADVISORY: http://secunia.com/advisories/15932/

CRITICAL: Less critical

IMPACT: Exposure of sensitive information

WHERE: Local system

SOFTWARE: Access Remote PC 4.x http://secunia.com/product/5331/

DESCRIPTION: Kozan has discovered a security issue in Access Remote PC, which can be exploited by malicious, local users to gain knowledge of sensitive information.

The credentials used by the server for connecting to the RPC Subscription Service are saved in plain text under the "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Access Remote PC\Server\Proxy" registry key, which is readable by all users.

The security issues have been confirmed in version 4.5.1. Other versions may also be affected.

SOLUTION: Grant only trusted users access to affected systems.

PROVIDED AND/OR DISCOVERED BY: Kozan


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