[NEWS] Kebi Webmail Solution Security Vulnerability

From: support@securiteam.com
Date: 12/10/01


From: support@securiteam.com
To: list@securiteam.com
Date: Mon, 10 Dec 2001 12:26:29 +0100 (CET)

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  Kebi Webmail Solution Security Vulnerability
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SUMMARY

A security vulnerability in <http://solution.nara.co.kr/> Kebi-Webmail
solution allows gaining of server's administration by accessing the
product's administration menu (since they are not password protected by
default).

DETAILS

Kebi Webmail solution utilizes a hidden directory to allow administrators
to connect to the administrator menu. Access to the directory is allowed
to anyone, no form of authentication is required. By simply accessing:
http://target/a/ an outside attacker can gain access to the Kebi Webmail
administration directory, and to all Kebi Webmail's internal configuration
parameters.

Solution:
Prevent unauthenticated access to the administration directory by placing
a username/password requirement on them. This can be done by placing an
htaccess file, or modifying the httpd.conf file to contain such a
requirement.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

The information has been provided by Anonymous.

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