Vulnerability Note VU#553166
BlogEngine.net information disclosure vulnerability
BlogEngine.net 184.108.40.206 and earlier versions contain an information disclosure vulnerability which could allow an attacker to gain access to credentials.
CWE-200: Information Exposure
BlogEngine.net 220.127.116.11 and earlier contain an information disclosure vulnerability which could allow an attacker to gain access to credential information. BlogEngine.net allows unauthenticated users to view system configuration files (sioc.axd) which contain username and hashed passwords of the BlogEngine.net site.
An unauthenticated remote attacker could gain access to credential information on the BlogEngine.net system.
We are currently unaware of a practical solution to this problem.
Restrict access to the sioc.axd configuration file
Vendor Information (Learn More)
|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|BlogEngine||Affected||-||10 Dec 2013|
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Thanks to Ali Hussein of Help AG Middle East for reporting this vulnerability.
This document was written by Michael Orlando.
- CVE IDs: CVE-2013-6953
- Date Public: 13 Dec 2013
- Date First Published: 02 Jan 2014
- Date Last Updated: 02 Jan 2014
- Document Revision: 16
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