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CVE-2007-4861 Detail

Current Description

SAXON 5.4, with display_errors enabled, allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information via (1) a direct request for news.php, (2) an invalid use of a newsid array parameter to admin/edit-item.php, and possibly unspecified vectors related to additional scripts in (3) admin/, (4) rss/, and (5) the root directory of the installation, which reveal the path in various error messages.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

Evaluator Solution

Vendor patch information can be found at: http://www.quirm.net/page.php?id=38

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Hyperlink Resource
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3311
http://www.netvigilance.com/advisory0053
http://www.quirm.net/punbb/viewtopic.php?id=129
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/482930/100/0/threaded
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/38138

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Information Leak / Disclosure (CWE-200)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:quirm:saxon:5.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-4861
NVD Published Date:
10/30/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/15/2018