CVS history.c File Existence Disclosure

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2155

Synopsis

The remote host may give an attacker information useful for future attacks.

Description

The remote host is running a CVS server that, according to its version number, is vulnerable to an information disclosure issue. This weakness can be exploited by malicious users to gain knowledge about files and directories existing on the server.

Solution

Upgrade or patch according to vendor recommendations.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?7a576d49

http://www.nessus.org/u?66a25c2a

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 2155

Family: Generic

Published: 2004/08/18

Modified: 2016/01/21

Nessus ID: 14313

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.4

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 5.1

Vector: CVSS3#AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:H/RL:O/RC:C

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-0778

BID: 10955