Siteman < 1.1.11 Page User Database Privilege Escalation

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2545


The remote host is vulnerable to a flaw that allows for the bypassing of authentication.


The remote host is running Siteman, a web-based content management system written in PHP. The remote version of this software is vulnerable to a privilege escalation vulnerability. An attacker with a valid username and password may escalate privileges by making a specially crafted request to the remote server.


Upgrade to SiteMan 1.1.11 or higher.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 2545

File Name: 2545.prm

Family: CGI

Published: 2005/01/19

Modified: 2016/01/21

Dependencies: 1442

Nessus ID: 16216

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.5

Temporal Score: 4.8

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

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


Base Score: 6.3

Temporal Score: 5.5


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

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-0305

BID: 12558, 12304