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TikiWiki Information Disclosure

Disclosed
11/01/2006
Created
05/30/2018

Description

A vulnerability has been reported in Tikiwiki, which can be exploited by an anonymous user to dump the MySQL user & passwd just by creating a mysql error with the "sort_mode" var. The vulnerability was reported in Tikiwiki version 1.9.5.

Author(s)

  • Matteo Cantoni <goony@nothink.org>

Development

References

Module Options

To display the available options, load the module within the Metasploit console and run the commands 'show options' or 'show advanced':

msf > use auxiliary/admin/tikiwiki/tikidblib
msf auxiliary(tikidblib) > show actions
    ...actions...
msf auxiliary(tikidblib) > set ACTION < action-name >
msf auxiliary(tikidblib) > show options
    ...show and set options...
msf auxiliary(tikidblib) > run 

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