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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-2556

core/database_api.php in Mantis 0.19.0a1 through 1.0.0a3, with register_globals enabled, allows remote attackers to connect to internal databases by modifying the g_db_type variable and monitoring the speed of responses, as identified by bug#0005956.
Publish Date : 2005-08-24 Last Update Date : 2016-10-18
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2005-2556

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mantis Mantis 0.19.0 Rc1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mantis Mantis 0.19.0a1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Mantis Mantis 0.19.0a2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Mantis Mantis 0.19.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Mantis Mantis 0.19.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Mantis Mantis 0.19.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Mantis Mantis 1.0.0a2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Mantis Mantis 1.0.0a3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Mantis Mantis 1.0.0a1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mantis Mantis 9

- References For CVE-2005-2556
BUGTRAQ 20050926 Mantis Bugtracker - Remote Database Scanner and XSS Vulnerabilities
BID 14604 Mantis Multiple Input Validation Vulnerabilities Release Date:2009-07-12
GENTOO GLSA-200509-16

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-2556

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