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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2003-1540

WF-Chat 1.0 Beta stores sensitive information under the web root with insufficient access control, which allows remote attackers to obtain authentication information via a direct request to (1) !pwds.txt and (2) !nicks.txt.
Publish Date : 2003-12-31 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Obtain Information
CWE ID 200

- Products Affected By CVE-2003-1540

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Wfchat Wfchat 1.0 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Wfchat Wfchat 1

- References For CVE-2003-1540

http://secunia.com/advisories/8396
SECUNIA 8396
http://securitytracker.com/id?1006352
SECTRACK 1006352
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/315583/30/25430/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20030319 WF-Chat
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/7147
BID 7147 WFChat Information Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2003-03-19
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/11571
XF wf-chat-plaintext-passwords(11571)
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3645
SREASON 3645

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2003-1540

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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