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ASP Connection String Disclosure Vulnerability

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ASP Connection String Disclosure Vulnerability

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
06/18/2007
Created
07/25/2018
Added
06/18/2007
Modified
12/04/2013

Description

A database connection string was extracted from source code or comments embedded in the web page. This allows an attacker to gain access to a database account since the database connection string contains information about usernames and passwords used to connect to database systems.

Solution(s)

  • http-asp-connection-string-disclosure

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