Discrepancy Information Leaks

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Last revision (mm/dd/yy): 04/11/2009


Contents

Description

Application reveals details about its inner working by behaving differently, or sending different responses, to different user inputs.

Attackers try to observe the internal working of the application to obtain clues of attacks.


Risk Factors

TBD


Examples

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Related Attacks

  • Attack 1
  • Attack 2
  • Attacks that can take advantage of the information revealed in this vulnerability. For example, if an attacker knows whether a user name exists or not through the login response, he can accordingly change his strategy of a brute-force attack.


Related Vulnerabilities

Related Controls

Related Technical Impacts


References

TBD