CVE-2003-0013

Current Description

The default .htaccess scripts for Bugzilla 2.14.x before 2.14.5, 2.16.x before 2.16.2, and 2.17.x before 2.17.3 do not include filenames for backup copies of the localconfig file that are made from editors such as vi and Emacs, which could allow remote attackers to obtain a database password by directly accessing the backup file.

Basic Data

PublishedJanuary 17, 2003
Last ModifiedOctober 18, 2016
Assignercve@mitre.org
Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeNVD-CWE-Other
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score7.5
SeverityHIGH
Exploitability Score10.0
Impact Score6.4
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegetrue

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationMozillaBugzilla2.14*******
    2.3ApplicationMozillaBugzilla2.14.1*******
    2.3ApplicationMozillaBugzilla2.14.2*******
    2.3ApplicationMozillaBugzilla2.14.3*******
    2.3ApplicationMozillaBugzilla2.14.4*******
    2.3ApplicationMozillaBugzilla2.16*******
    2.3ApplicationMozillaBugzilla2.16.1*******
    2.3ApplicationMozillaBugzilla2.17*******
    2.3ApplicationMozillaBugzilla2.17.1*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Mozilla Bugzilla 2.14, 2.14.1, 2.14.2, 2.14.3, 2.14.4, 2.16, 2.16.1, 2.17, 2.17.1

References

NameSourceURLTags
20030102 [BUGZILLA] Security Advisory - remote database password disclosurehttp://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=104154319200399&w=2BUGTRAQ
DSA-230http://www.debian.org/security/2003/dsa-230DEBIANPatch Vendor Advisory
bugzilla-htaccess-database-password(10970)http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/10970.phpXF
6351http://www.osvdb.org/6351OSVDB
6501http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/6501BID