Siteman users.php or docreate function allows attacker to gain access

siteman-gain-access (18998) The risk level is classified as HighHigh Risk

Description:

Siteman could allow a remote attacker to gain access. A remote attacker can send a specially-crafted HTTP POST request to the users.php script to add a user with administrative privileges or supply the docreate function with a specially-crafted line parameter to create a user account with administrator privileges.


Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

No remedy available as of April 1, 2014.

References:

  • BugTraq Mailing List, Thu Jan 20 2005 - 15:56:33 CST : God Admin Injection Vulnerability in Siteman 1.0.x.
  • SourceForge.net: SourceForge.net: Project Info - Siteman personal website CMS.
  • BID-12304: Siteman User Database Privilege Escalation Vulnerability
  • BID-12558: Siteman User.PHP Unspecified Security Restriction Bypass Vulnerability
  • CVE-2005-0305: CRLF injection vulnerability in users.php in Siteman 1.1.10 and earlier allows remote attackers to add arbitrary users and gain privileges via the line parameter in a docreate operation.
  • OSVDB ID: 13131: Siteman users.php Arbitrary Admin Account Creation
  • OSVDB ID: 13811: Siteman users.php Site Owner Registration Security Bypass
  • SECTRACK ID: 1012951: Siteman Lets Remote Users Create Administrative Accounts

Platforms Affected:

  • Siteman Siteman 1.1.9

Reported:

Jan 20, 2005

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