MyBB < 1.4.4 CSRF

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 4767

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a cross-site request forgery (CSRF) attack.

Description

The version of MyBB installed on the remote host is vulnerable to an information-disclosure flaw. Specifically, the 'my_post_key' variable of the 'moderation.php' script can be harvested by malicious third party sites. An attacker can use this information to generate cross-site request forgery (CSRF) attacks.

Solution

Upgrade to version 1.4.4 or higher.

See Also

http://www.mybboard.com

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 4767

File Name: 4767.prm

Family: CGI

Published: 2008/12/01

Modified: 2016/02/05

Dependencies: 1442

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 4.1

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:U/RC:ND

CVSSv3

Base Score: 3.6

Temporal Score: 3.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:F/RL:U/RC:X

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-7082

BID: 32467