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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2014-0053

Original release date: 04/15/2014
Last revised: 04/22/2014
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The default configuration of the Resources plugin 1.0.0 before 1.2.6 for Pivotal Grails 2.0.0 before 2.3.6 does not properly restrict access to files in the WEB-INF directory, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information via a direct request. NOTE: this identifier has been SPLIT due to different researchers and different vulnerability types. See CVE-2014-2857 for the META-INF variant and CVE-2014-2858 for the directory traversal.

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: FULLDISC
Name: 20140227 Update: CVE-2014-0053 Information Disclosure when using Grails
External Source: XF
Name: grails-cve20140053-info-disc(91270)
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 56841
Type: Advisory
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20140227 Update: CVE-2014-0053 Information Disclosure when using Grails
External Source: MISC
Name: https://twitter.com/Ramsharan065/status/434975409134792704
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.gopivotal.com/security/cve-2014-0053
External Source: FULLDISC
Name: 20140219 CVE-2014-0053 Information Disclosure when using Grails
External Source: BID
Name: 65678

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)