ColdFusion <= 7,0,2,142559 Local Privilege Escalation

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3792

Synopsis

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

Description

The remote host is running Macromedia ColdFusion, a web application server. This version of Macromedia is vulnerable to a flaw where a user with local system access can bypass authentication and gain administrative access over the application. Successful exploitation impacts confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

Solution

Upgrade to version 7,0,2,142559 or higher.

See Also

http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb06-17.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 3792

File Name: 3792.prm

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2006/10/11

Modified: 2016/02/05

Dependencies: 2804, 2805

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 6.6

Temporal Score: 4.9

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 6.9

Temporal Score: 6

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

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

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-1874, CVE-2006-3978

BID: 20431, 23405

OSVDB: 34930