LDAP Account Manager XSS And CSRF Vulnerabilities Mar18

Published: 2018-03-26 10:04:35
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

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

Summary:
The host is installed with LDAP account manager and is prone to XSS and CSRF vulnerabilities.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
Multiple flaws exist due to, - LDAP account manager fails to sanitize the 'dn' parameter and the 'template' parameter of the cmd.php page. - LDAP account manager fails to sanitize 'sec_token' parameter of the 'passwordchange' function in the ajax.php page which is revealed in URL.

Impact:
Successful exploitation will allow an attacker to inject and execute JavaScript code in the application context and defeat a CSRF protection mechanism to reveal sensitive information via URL.

Affected Versions:
LDAP account manager version 6.2. Other versions may also be affected.

Recommendations:
Upgrade to version 6.3 or later.

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-2018-8763
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-8764

References:

http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2018/Mar/45
https://www.ldap-account-manager.org/lamcms

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Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
6.8

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