MS10-070: Vulnerability in ASP.NET Could Allow Information Disclosure (2418042)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 49695
SynopsisThe version of the .NET framework installed on the remote host has an
information disclosure vulnerability.
DescriptionThere is an information disclosure vulnerability in ASP.NET, part of
the .NET framework. Information can be leaked due to improper error
handling during encryption padding.
A remote attacker could exploit this to decrypt and modify an ASP.NET
application's server-encrypted data. In .NET Framework 3.5 SP1 and
above, an attacker could exploit this to download any file within the
ASP.NET application, including web.config.
SolutionMicrosoft has released a set of patches for the .NET Framework on
Windows XP, 2003, Vista, 2008, 7, and 2008 R2.