WebGUI < 7.4.18 Secondary Admin Remote Privilege Escalation
Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 4315
SynopsisThe remote host is vulnerable to a remote 'privilege escalation' flaw.
DescriptionThe remote host is running WebGUI, a content management framework. The remote version of this software is vulnerable to a flaw where an authenticated 'secondary admin' user can bypass security restrictions and gain administrative ability to add and modify user accounts. This would include the ability to create administrative accounts. An attacker exploiting this flaw would need a valid 'secondary admin' account.
SolutionUpgrade to version 7.4.18 or higher.