VULNERABILITIES / FIXES - January 03, 2013
by Carol~ - 1/3/13 9:36 AM
e107 Cross-Site Request Forgery Vulnerability
Release Date : 2013-01-03
Criticality level : Less critical
Impact : Cross Site Scripting
Where : From remote
Solution Status : Unpatched
Software: e107 1.x
Joshua Reynolds has discovered a vulnerability in e107, which can be exploited by malicious people to conduct cross-site request forgery attacks.
The application allows users to perform certain actions via HTTP requests without performing any validity checks to verify the requests. This can be exploited to e.g. create downloads hosted by the application if a logged-in administrator visits a malicious web site.
The vulnerability is confirmed in version 1.0.2. Other versions may also be affected.
No official solution is currently available.
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