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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2008-5853

Original release date: 01/06/2009
Last revised: 01/29/2009
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Chilek Content Management System (aka ChiCoMaS) 2.0.4 and earlier stores sensitive information under the web root with insufficient access control, which allows remote attackers to (1) obtain database credentials via a direct request for config.inc or (2) read database backups via a request for a backup/ URI.

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: MILW0RM
Name: 7532
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20081220 chicomas <=2.0.4 Multiple Vulnerabilities
External Source: SREASON
Name: 4872
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.bugreport.ir/index_59.htm
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 30080
Type: Advisory

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  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)