FreePBX 2.5.x - Information Disclosure








Advisory Name: Information disclosure in FreePBX 2.5.x

Internal Cybsec Advisory Id: 2010-0101

Vulnerability Class: Information disclosure

Release Date: 15/01/2010

Affected Applications: Confirmed in FreePBX 2.5.x Other versions may also
be affected

Affected Platforms: Any running FreePBX2.5.x

Local / Remote: Remote

Severity: Medium – CVSS: 4 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Researcher: Ivan Huertas

Vendor Status: To be confirmed

Reference to Vulnerability Disclosure Policy:

Vulnerability Description:

A user with access to the “administrators” section could see other’s
administrators passwords by viewing the html’s source code.

Proof of Concept:

In http://xx.xx.xx.xx/admin/config.php?display=ampusers&userdisplay=admin

<a href=# class="info">Password<span>Create a password for this new
<input type="password" size="20" name="password" value="admin" tabindex="2"/>


A user with access to the “administrator” sections may access to other’s
administrators passwords.


Update to v2.6

Vendor Response:

2009-30-12 – Vulnerability was identified
2010-01-07 – Vendor contacted
2010-01-15 – Vulnerability published
Patches were available before the vulnerability was discovered.

Contact Information:

For more information regarding the vulnerability feel free to contact the
researcher at
ihuertas <at> cybsec <dot> com

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