Appweb < 7.0.3 authCondition Authentication Bypass Vulnerability
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 118710
SynopsisThe remote web server may be affected by a authentication bypass vulnerability.
DescriptionAccording to its banner, the version of Appweb installed on the remote host is prior to 7.0.3. It is, therefore, have a logic flaw related to the authCondition function in http/httpLib.c. With a forged HTTP request, it is possible to bypass authentication for the form and digest login types.
Note that Nessus did not actually test for this issue, but instead has relied on the version in the server's banner.
SolutionUpgrade to Appweb version 7.0.3 or later.