Bugzilla Directory Access Information Disclosure

medium Nessus Plugin ID 44426


A CGI hosted on the remote web server is affected by an information disclosure vulnerability.


The version of Bugzilla hosted on the remote web server allows an unauthenticated, remote attacker to list the contents of directories such as '/contrib/', which could contain sensitive information.


Upgrade to Bugzilla version 3.5.3 / 3.4.5 / 3.2.6 / 3.0.11 or later and make sure permissions are set accordingly.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 44426

File Name: bugzilla_directory_access.nasl

Version: 1.15

Type: remote

Family: CGI abuses

Published: 2/10/2010

Updated: 4/11/2022

Configuration: Enable thorough checks

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.7


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:mozilla:bugzilla

Required KB Items: installed_sw/Bugzilla

Excluded KB Items: Settings/disable_cgi_scanning

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Exploited by Nessus: true

Patch Publication Date: 2/1/2010

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2/1/2010

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-3989

BID: 38025

CWE: 264