5677 : phpwsContacts Anonymous CSV Export information disclosure
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phpwsContacts contains a flaw that may lead to an unauthorized information disclosure. The issue is triggered when the allow_anon_view setting is disabled, anonymous users can still perform exports, which will disclose user contact information resulting in a loss of confidentiality.


Location: Remote / Network Access
Attack Type: Authentication Management
Impact: Loss of Confidentiality
Exploit: Exploit Public


Upgrade to phpwsContacts version 0.8.3 and phpwsBB 0.9.2 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.





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