LedgerSMB / SQL-Ledger Authentication Bypass

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3942


The remote web server contains a Perl application that is prone to an authentication bypass issue.


The remote host is running LedgerSMB or SQL-Ledger, a web-based double-entry accounting system. The version of LedgerSMB or SQL-Ledger on the remote host contains a design flaw that can be leveraged by a remote attacker to bypass authentication and can gain administrative access of the application.


If using LedgerSMB, upgrade to 1.1.9 or higher. There is no known solution for SQL-Ledger at this time.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 3942

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2007/03/12

Updated: 2019/03/06

Dependencies: 1442

Nessus ID: 24748

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5.4

Temporal Score: 4

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.4

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:A/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:dws_systems_inc.:sql-ledger

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-6077, CVE-2007-0008, CVE-2007-0778, CVE-2007-0779, CVE-2007-0780, CVE-2007-0800, CVE-2007-0981, CVE-2007-0995, CVE-2007-0996, CVE-2007-0009, CVE-2007-1282, CVE-2007-0775, CVE-2007-0776, CVE-2007-0777

BID: 22566, 22694, 22845