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Date: Thu, 7 Dec 2006 13:04:24 -0800 (PST)
From: Rajesh Sethumadhavan <rajesh.sethumadhavan@...oo.com>
To: full-disclosure@...ts.grok.org.uk
Subject: Orkut Email Address Disclosure Vulnerability

Orkut Email Address Disclosure Vulnerability
   
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  XDisclose Advisory       : XD100097
Vulnerability Discovered: November 30th 2006
Advisory Released        : December 8th  2006
Credit                          : Rajesh Sethumadhavan
  Class                          : Information Disclosure
Severity                       : Highly Critical
Solution Status            : Unpatched
Vendor                        : Google Inc
Vendor Website           : http://www.orkut.com
Affected applications    : Orkut Services
Affected Platform         : All
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Overview:
Orkut is an Internet social network service run by Google and named
after its creator, Orkut Büyükkökten. It claims to be designed to
help users meet new friends and maintain existing relationships with
pictures and messages, and establish new ones by reaching out to
people you've never met before.
   
  Orkut service is vulnerable to email address disclosure vulnerabilities.
Due to this It is possible to get email address of any users in orkut.
This is caused due to improper designing of orkut portal.
  
Description:
A remote attacker can get the email address of anyone in the orkut as
demonstrated below. The victim interaction is not required at all.
   
  Demonstration:
Note: Demonstration leads to email address information disclosure
  - Login to your orkut account
- Add any user as your friend (Person you want to get email address)
- Click 'friends' tab
- Click 'open friend requests' tab
- Click edit button the email address of the user will be displayed
  as in the screenshot
  Same way your can find your friends email address also
  
Solution:
Orkut can improve their portal design by hiding the users email address
  
Screenshot:
http://www.xdisclose.com/images/xdorkutemailid.jpg
  
Impact:
Successful exploitation allows email address disclosure.
  
Original Advisory:
http://www.xdisclose.com/XD100097.txt
  
Credits:
Rajesh Sethumadhavan has been credited with the discovery of this
vulnerability
  
Disclaimer:
This entire document is strictly for educational, testing and
demonstrating purpose only. Modification use and/or publishing this
information is entirely on your own risk. The exploit code is to be
used on your own orkut account. I am not liable for any direct or 
indirect damages caused as a result of using the information or
demonstrations provided in any part of this advisory.

 
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