Drupal 8.6.x < 8.6.2 Multiple Vulnerabilities

high Web Application Scanning Plugin ID 98584



Drupal 8.6.x < 8.6.2 Multiple Vulnerabilities


According to its self-reported version number, the detected Drupal application is affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- A flaw exists in content moderation that could lead to an access bypass.

- A flaw exists in path module that could allow users with the administer paths to enter a particular path that triggers an open redirect.

- A flaw exists in destination query string parameter in URLs that could lead to an open redirect.

- A flaw exists in DefaultMailSystem::mail() that could lead to remote code execution.

- A flaw exists in Contextual Links module that could lead to remote code execution

Note that the scanner has not tested for these issues but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Update to Drupal version 8.6.2 or latest.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 98584

Type: remote

Published: 10/31/2018

Updated: 10/7/2021

Scan Template: pci, api, scan

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.2


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

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

CVSS Score Source: Tenable


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.1

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

CVSS Score Source: Tenable

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/17/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/17/2018

Reference Information

CWE: 284, 77, 601

OWASP: 2013-A9, 2017-A9, 2017-A5, 2010-A1, 2013-A1, 2017-A1, 2010-A8, 2013-A7, 2010-A10, 2013-A10, 2021-A6, 2021-A1, 2021-A3

WASC: Insufficient Authorization, OS Commanding, URL Redirector Abuse

OWASP API: 2019-API7, 2019-API8

HIPAA: 164.306(a)(1), 164.306(a)(2), 164.312(a)(1), 164.312(a)(2)(i)

DISA STIG: APSC-DV-002630, APSC-DV-000460, APSC-DV-002560, APSC-DV-002510

OWASP ASVS: 4.0.2-14.2.1, 4.0.2-5.1.5, 4.0.2-1.4.2, 4.0.2-5.3.8

PCI-DSS: 3.2-6.2, 3.2-6.5.8, 3.2-6.5.1

ISO: 27001-A.14.2.5, 27001-A.13.1.1, 27001-A.14.1.2, 27001-A.14.1.3, 27001-A.18.1.3, 27001-A.6.2.2, 27001-A.9.1.2, 27001-A.9.4.1, 27001-A.9.4.4, 27001-A.9.4.5

CAPEC: 76, 19, 441, 478, 479, 502, 503, 536, 546, 550, 551, 552, 556, 558, 562, 563, 564, 578, 136, 43, 15, 183, 248, 40, 75

NIST: sp800_53-CM-6b, sp800_53-SI-10, sp800_53-AC-3