RT: Request Tracker 'ShowConfigTab' Security Bypass

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 5078

Synopsis

The remote host is running a web application that is affected by a security bypass vulnerability.

Description

The remote host is running RT: Request Tracker, an enterprise-grade ticketing system. The version detected is affected by a security bypass vulnerability because the 'ShowConfigTab' right unintentionally enabled users to edit global RT at a Glance. An attacker could exploit this to edit the application's configuration.

Solution

Upgrade to RT 3.6.8 / 3.8.4

See Also

http://lists.bestpractical.com/pipermail/rt-announce/2009-June/000170.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 5078

File Name: 5078.prm

Family: CGI

Published: 2004/08/18

Modified: 2016/02/05

Dependencies: 1442

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5.5

Temporal Score: 4.5

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 4.9

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

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

Reference Information

BID: 35487