BASE < 1.2.4 base_maintenance Authentication Bypass

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3501

Synopsis

The remote web server contains a PHP script that is prone to an authentication bypass vulnerability.

Description

The remote web server contains a PHP script that is prone to an authentication bypass vulnerability. The remote host is running BASE, a web-based tool for analyzing alerts from one or more SNORT sensors. The version of BASE installed on the remote host allows a remote attacker to bypass authentication to the 'base_maintenance.php' script and then perform selected maintenance tasks.

Solution

Upgrade to version 1.2.4 or higher.

See Also

http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=402956&amp;group_id=103348

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 3501

Family: CGI

Published: 2004/08/18

Modified: 2018/09/16

Dependencies: 1442

Nessus ID: 21174

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.1

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 4.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:basic_analysis_and_security_engine:base

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-1505

BID: 17354