Synology Photo Station up to 6.3/6.8.1 HTTP Config File .htaccess information disclosure

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A vulnerability was found in Synology Photo Station up to 6.3/6.8.1 (Network Attached Storage Software) and classified as problematic. Affected by this issue is an unknown code block of the file .htaccess of the component HTTP Config File. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a information disclosure vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-200. The product exposes sensitive information to an actor that is not explicitly authorized to have access to that information. Impacted is confidentiality. CVE summarizes:

An information exposure vulnerability in default HTTP configuration file in Synology Photo Station before 6.8.1-3458 and before 6.3-2970 allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive system information via .htaccess file.

The bug was discovered 11/06/2017. The weakness was disclosed 12/04/2017 (Website). The advisory is shared for download at This vulnerability is handled as CVE-2017-12080 since 07/31/2017. The exploitation is known to be easy. The attack may be launched remotely. No form of authentication is required for exploitation. There are known technical details, but no exploit is available. The MITRE ATT&CK project declares the attack technique as T1592.

The vulnerability was handled as a non-public zero-day exploit for at least 28 days. During that time the estimated underground price was around $0-$5k.

Upgrading to version 6.3-2970 or 6.8.1-3458 eliminates this vulnerability.

The entry 110191 is pretty similar.






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CPE 2.3info

CPE 2.2info


VulDB Meta Base Score: 5.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 5.2

VulDB Base Score: 5.3
VulDB Temp Score: 5.1
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Class: Information disclosure
CWE: CWE-200 / CWE-284 / CWE-266
ATT&CK: T1592

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: Photo Station 6.3-2970/6.8.1-3458


07/31/2017 🔍
11/06/2017 +98 days 🔍
12/04/2017 +28 days 🔍
12/04/2017 +0 days 🔍
12/05/2017 +1 days 🔍
01/17/2023 +1869 days 🔍



Advisory: SA_17_63
Status: Not defined
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CVE: CVE-2017-12080 (🔍)
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Created: 12/05/2017 07:59 AM
Updated: 01/17/2023 07:59 AM
Changes: 12/05/2017 07:59 AM (61), 12/12/2019 08:47 AM (2), 01/17/2023 07:59 AM (4)
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