Sympa < 4.1.2 List Creation Authentication Bypass

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1733

Synopsis

The remote host is running wwsympa.fcgi, a web interface for the Sympa mailing list manager.

Description

The remote host is running wwsympa.fcgi, a web interface for the Sympa mailing list manager. It is reported that this version of Sympa may permit an attacker to bypass the list master authentication in order to create unauthorized mailing list.

Solution

Upgrade to version 4.1.2 or higher.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 1733

File Name: 1733.prm

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2004/08/20

Modified: 2016/02/05

Dependencies: 1442

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 4

Temporal Score: 3.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSSv3

Base Score: 4.7

Temporal Score: 4.5

Vector: CVSS3#AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:H/RL:O/RC:C

Reference Information

BID: 10941

OSVDB: 8652