op5 Monitor Credential Leak

medium Nessus Plugin ID 57579
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A PHP application hosted on the remote web server discloses credentials in error messages.


The version of op5 Monitor hosted on the remote web server contains an information disclosure vulnerability. In the default configuration, detailed error messages are enabled. An authenticated user, upon triggering an error, will be presented with sensitive data including database credentials, the current user's hashed password, and SQL statements.

Note that the versions affected by this vulnerability are also affected by CVE-2012-0264, which is an improper session handling vulnerability.


Upgrade op5 Monitor to version 5.5.0 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 57579

File Name: op5_monitor_credential_leak.nasl

Version: 1.13

Type: remote

Family: CGI abuses

Published: 1/17/2012

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: op5_monitor_detect.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4

Temporal Score: 3

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:op5:monitor

Required KB Items: www/op5_monitor

Excluded KB Items: Settings/disable_cgi_scanning

Exploit Ease: No exploit is required

Patch Publication Date: 12/29/2011

Vulnerability Publication Date: 12/29/2011

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-0623

BID: 64608