ServersCheck Monitoring Software Cross-Site Request Forgery

by Carol~ Moderator - 10/12/12 8:43 AM

In Reply to: VULNERABILITIES / FIXES - October 12, 2012 by Carol~ Moderator

ServersCheck Monitoring Software Cross-Site Request Forgery Vulnerability

Release Date : 2012-10-12

Criticality level : Less critical
Impact: Cross Site Scripting
Where : From remote
Solution Status : Unpatched

Software: ServersCheck Monitoring Software 9.x

Description:
A vulnerability has been discovered in ServersCheck Monitoring Software, 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 proper validity checks to verify the requests. This can be exploited to e.g. add an administrative user when a logged-in administrative user visits a specially crafted web page.

The vulnerability is confirmed in versions 9.0.17. Other versions may also be affected.

Solution:
No official solution is currently available.

Provided and/or discovered by:
loneferret

Original Advisory:
ServersCheck Monitoring Software:
http://www.serverscheck.dk/monitoring_software/release.asp

loneferret:
http://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/21866/

http://secunia.com/advisories/50908/