Quikstore File Disclosure Vulnerability



Date Discovered

November 20, 2000


A vulnerability exists in several versions of Quikstore Shopping Cart, an ecommerce script from i-Soft. A failure to properly validate user-supplied input can lead the script to disclose files not normally available to a remote user. This could include any world-readable file on the affected host, including password files, server configuration information, credit card information and business models, and other sensitive data.

Technologies Affected

  • Quikstore Quikstore 2.0.0
  • Quikstore Quikstore 2.9.10
  • Quikstore Quikstore 2.9.5

Quikstore contacted Security-Focus.com with the following fix information: As of 12/20/2000 a security patch has been created for this File Disclosure Vulnerability and is available to any registered Quikstore user by simply sending an email to <security@quikstore.com>. If the customer is uncomfortable installing this patch, we will be happy to install it for them.


Reported to Bugtraq by zenomorph/"admin@cgisecurity.com" <admin@cgisecurity.com> on Mon, 20 Nov 2000.

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