Foswiki Cross-Site Request Forgery Vulnerability

Published: 2009-05-11 06:41:11
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Impact:
Successful exploitation will allow attacker to gain administrative privileges on the target application and can cause CSRF attack.

Affected Versions:
Foswiki version prior to 1.0.5.

Technical Details:
An application allowing users to perform certain actions via HTTP requests without performing any validity checks to verify the requests.

Recommendations:
Upgrade to version 1.0.5 or later.

Summary:
The host is running Foswiki and is prone to Cross-Site Request Forgery Vulnerability.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Remote Banner

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-1434

References:

http://secunia.com/advisories/34863
http://foswiki.org/Support/SecurityAlert-CVE-2009-1434

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Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
6.8

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