Vulnerability CVE-2007-2554


Published: 2007-05-09   Modified: 2012-02-12

Description:
Associated Press (AP) Newspower 4.0.1 and earlier uses a default blank password for the MySQL root account, which allows remote attackers to insert or modify news articles via shows.tblscript.

See advisories in our WLB2 database:
Topic
Author
Date
Med.
AP Newspower software <=4.0.1 allows remote data manipulation
gobbles_fo_evar
12.05.2007

Type:

CWE-Other

Vendor: Associated press
Product: Newspower 
Version: 4.0.1;

CVSS2 => (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:C/A:N)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
7.8/10
6.9/10
10/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Remote
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
None
Complete
None

 References:
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/2679
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/467962/100/0/threaded

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