OpenMRS < 2.2

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 8572


The remote web server is vulnerable to an authentication bypass flaw


The remote host is running the OpenMRS software. OpenMRS is a project for sharing electronic medical records. The observed version of OpenMRS is vulnerable to the following vulnerabilities :
1. HTML-injection vulnerabilities
2. Cross-site scripting vulnerabilities
3.Cross-site request forgery vulnerabilities
4. An access bypass vulnerability. An attacker, exploiting these flaws, would be able to gain access to confidential data.


Contact the vendor for a fix.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 8572

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2014/10/23

Modified: 2018/07/11

Dependencies: 1442

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.8

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

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


Base Score: 7.3

Temporal Score: 6.9


Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:P/RL:U/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:openmrs:openmrs

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/10/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-8071

BID: 70664