VMware vCloud Director Logout CSRF (VMSA-2014-0001)

This script is Copyright (C) 2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote host has a virtualization appliance installed that is
affected by a cross-site request forgery vulnerability.

Description :

The version of VMware vCloud Director installed on the remote host is
5.1.x prior to 5.1.3. It is, therefore, potentially affected by a
cross-site request forgery (CSRF) vulnerability. An error exists in the
HTTP session management that could allow an attacker to log a victim
out.

Note that the victimized user would be able to immediately log back into
the system.

Solution :

Upgrade to VMware vCloud Director 5.1.3 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 72119 ()

Bugtraq ID: 64993

CVE ID: CVE-2014-1211