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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   PHP TopSites Vendors:   iTop10.Net
PHP TopSites Discloses Configuration Data to Remote Users
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1014552
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1014552
CVE Reference:   GENERIC-MAP-NOMATCH   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Jul 21 2005
Impact:   Disclosure of user information
Exploit Included:  Yes  

Description:   A vulnerability was reported in PHP TopSites. A remote user can view configuration information.

The administrative control panel pages are not protected by default. A remote user can supply the following URL to view configuration data:

http://[target]/[toplistdirectory]/[admindirectory]/setup.php

The vendor was notified on June 18, 2005.

Donnie Werner of exploitlabs and h4cky0u reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote user can obtain configuration data.
Solution:   No solution was available at the time of this entry. The vendor has indicated that the 'admin' directory should be protected using web server access controls.
Cause:   Access control error, Configuration error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any), UNIX (Any), Windows (Any)

Message History:   None.


 Source Message Contents

Subject:  [Full-disclosure] PHPTopSites


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      - EXPL-A-2005-012 exploitlabs.com Advisory 041 -
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                                   - PHP TopSites -






AFFECTED PRODUCTS
=================
PHP TopSites FREE ( all versions )
PHP TopSites PRO ( all versions )
http://itop10.net



OVERVIEW
========
PHP TopSites is a PHP/MySQL-based customizable TopList script




DETAILS
=======
1. Information Disclosure

The setup / admin section (admin control panel) can be accessed
without authorization. This exposes the administrative mysql info
including user-db-pass-host and admin email addresses.
Further access allows reading / editing of toplist member info
including the above data.




POC
===

1.
------

The configuration of the top lists in the admin area can be accessed
by the following URL:
http://[host]/[toplistdirectory]/[admindirectory]/setup.php





SOLUTION:
=========
vendor contact:
roman@itop10.net June 18, 2005 1st notification
roman@itop10.net June 19, 2005 Vendor reply
response: admin directory should be .htaccess protected

roman@itop10.net June 19, 2005 Researcher reply
response: this is not satisfactory

roman@itop10.net June 21, 2005
response: i will fix it as soon as possible 


roman@itop10.net July 7
roman@itop10.net July 13
no response(s) recieved
( itop10.net ) appears down



Credits
=======
This vulnerability was discovered and researched by 
h4cky0u of  http://www.h4cky0u.org
mail: h4cky0u at gmail.com


and
Donnie Werner of exploitlabs

mail:   wood at exploitlabs.com
mail:   morning_wood at zone-h.org
-- 
web: http://exploitlabs.com
web: http://zone-h.org

original Advisory available at:
http://exploitlabs.com/files/advisories/EXPL-A-2005-012-PHPTopSites.txt
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