YaBB Multiple Vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2305

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to multiple attack vectors.

Description

The remote host is running a vulnerable version of YaBB. It is reported that versions up to and including 1 Gold SP 1.3.1 are prone to multiple security flaws including administrator authentication bypassing and cross-site scripting issues. By crafting a malformed URL, an attacker may issue administrator commands or steal cookie-based authentication credentials from an unsuspecting user.

Solution

Upgrade or patch according to vendor recommendations.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 2305

File Name: 2305.prm

Family: CGI

Published: 2004/09/21

Modified: 2016/01/21

Dependencies: 1442

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 6.4

Temporal Score: 6.4

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:H/RL:U/RC:ND

CVSSv3

Base Score: 6.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

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

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-2403, CVE-2004-2402

BID: 11214, 11215