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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-5943

Original release date: 11/13/2007
Last revised: 09/05/2008
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Simple Machines Forum (SMF) 1.1.4 allows remote attackers to read a message in private forums by using the advanced search module with the "show results as messages" option, then searching for possible keywords contained in that message.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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External Source: BID
Name: 26508
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20071108 Simple Machine Forum - Private section/posts/info disclosure

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