WebGUI < 7.3.8 www_purgeList Method Asset Deletion

Low Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3897

Synopsis

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

Description

The remote host is running WebGUI, a content management framework. The remote version of this software is vulnerable to a flaw where an attacker can bypass security restrictions and gain administrative access to the application. Specifically, the 'www_purgeList()' function fails to validate user credentials and would allow an unauthenticated user to delete application assets.

Solution

Upgrade to version 7.3.8 or higher.

See Also

http://www.plainblack.com/webgui3

Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 3897

Family: CGI

Published: 2007/01/29

Modified: 2018/09/16

Dependencies: 1442

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low

CVSSv2

Base Score: 3.3

Temporal Score: 2.7

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 4.2

Temporal Score: 3.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:plain_black:webgui

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-0629

BID: 22294