DNN (DotNetNuke) 9.2 <= 9.2.2 Weak Encryption Algorithm Vulnerability

high Nessus Plugin ID 154728

Synopsis

The remote web server contains an ASP.NET application that is affected by weak encryption algorithm vulnerability.

Description

The version of DNN Platform (formerly DotNetNuke) running on the remote host is 9.2 through 9.2.2 uses a weak encryption algorithm to protect input parameters.

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.

Solution

Upgrade to DNN Platform version 9.3.1 or later.

See Also

https://www.dnnsoftware.com/community/security/security-center

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 154728

File Name: dotnetnuke_9_3_1_weak_encryption.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: remote

Family: CGI abuses

Published: 10/29/2021

Updated: 4/11/2022

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-18325

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.1

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Temporal Vector: E:H/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 7.2

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

Temporal Vector: E:H/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:dotnetnuke:dotnetnuke

Required KB Items: installed_sw/DNN

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/3/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 7/3/2019

CISA Known Exploited Dates: 5/3/2022

Exploitable With

Metasploit (DotNetNuke Cookie Deserialization Remote Code Excecution)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-15811, CVE-2018-18325