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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-1050

** DISPUTED ** Kwik-Pay Payroll 4.2.20, and possibly other versions, stores the KwikPay.mdb database file with insecure permissions, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information such as employment and payment data. NOTE: the provenance of this information is unknown; the details are obtained solely from third party information. NOTE: the vendor has disputed this vulnerability, stating that "The kwikpay.mdb file supplied with kwikpay is a template for the database structure of user databases created by kwikpay and to store a demonstration payroll. It does not contain any sensitive user information. When a user payroll database is opened, the encryption of the database is checked and if the database is not encrypted, the user is prompted to encrypt the database, but the choice is the customers."
Publish Date : 2006-03-07 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
2.1
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 CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Vendor Statements

The kwikpay.mdb file supplied with kwikpay is a template for the database structure of user databases created by kwikpay and to store a demonstration payroll. It does not contain any sensitive user information. The file is open for view by any user by design. We do not consider it to be a security vulnerability.
Source: Kwik-Pay

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-1050

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Kwik-pay Kwik-pay Payroll 4.2.20 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Kwik-pay Kwik-pay Payroll 1

- References For CVE-2006-1050

http://www.osvdb.org/23617
OSVDB 23617
http://secunia.com/advisories/19075
SECUNIA 19075
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/25114
XF kwikpay-payroll-insecure-permissions(25114)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-1050

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


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