SandSurfer user authentication unauthorized access

sandsurfer-gain-access (15193) The risk level is classified as HighHigh Risk

Description:

SandSurfer contains a vulnerability in the user authentication. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to gain unauthorized access to SandSurfer.


Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

Upgrade to the latest version of SandSurfer ( 1.7.0 or later), available from the freshmeat.net Web page. See References.

References:

  • Freshmeat.net Web site: freshmeat.net: Project details for SandSurfer.
  • BID-9647: SandSurfer Unspecified User Authentication Vulnerability
  • CVE-2004-2087: Unknown vulnerability in SandSurfer before 1.7.0 allows remote attackers to gain access as a logged-in user.
  • OSVDB ID: 3922: SandSurfer Unspecified User Authentication Bypass
  • SA10829: SandSurfer Unspecified User Authentication Vulnerability
  • SECTRACK ID: 1009110: SandSurfer Authentication Flaw Lets Remote Users Hijack User Sessions

Platforms Affected:

  • James A. Pattie SandSurfer prior to 1.7.0

Reported:

Feb 12, 2004

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