Magento Connect Manager Detected

low Web Application Scanning Plugin ID 98644

Synopsis

Magento Connect Manager Detected

Description

Magento Connect Manager has been detected on the target web application. This may present an attacker with an exploit vector which could be leveraged using other techniques, such as a Brute-Force or Dictionary Attack, allowing an attacker to gain access to administrative functionality.

Solution

Restrict access to administrative backend UI functionality.

See Also

https://magento.com/security/best-practices/protect-your-magento-installation-password-guessing-new-update

https://magento.com/security/best-practices/5-immediate-actions-protect-against-brute-force-attacks

Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 98644

Type: remote

Published: 7/25/2019

Updated: 9/7/2021

Scan Template: scan, pci

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Low

Base Score: 2.6

Vector: AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

CVSS Score Source: Tenable

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Low

Base Score: 3.1

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

CVSS Score Source: Tenable

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:a:magentocommerce:magento:1.6.1.0:beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*

Reference Information