SPINE unspecified cross-site request forgery

spine-unspecified-csrf (31283) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

SPINE is vulnerable to a cross-site request forgery, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input. A remote attacker could send a specially-crafted HTTP request and persuade the administrator into opening the request, causing the administrator to perform arbitrary requests. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to perform cross-site scripting attacks, Web cache poisoning and other malicious activities.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 3.5
  Access Vector: Remote
  Access Complexity: Low
  Authentication: Not Required
  Confidentiality Impact: None
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: None
 
Temporal Score: 2.8
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Unavailable
  Report Confidence: Uncorroborated

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

Upgrade to the latest version of SPINE (1.2 or later), available from the SourceForge Web site. See References.

References:

  • SPINE Web site: SPINE : The backbone for your website.
  • CVE-2007-0101: Cross-site request forgery (CSRF) vulnerability in SPINE allows remote attackers to perform unauthorized actions as administrators via unspecified vectors. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.
  • OSVDB ID: 32577: SPINE Unspecified CSRF
  • SA23537: SPINE Cross-Site Request Forgery and Authentication Bypass

Platforms Affected:

  • Hendrik Van Belleghem SPINE 1.2 and prior

Reported:

Jan 04, 2007

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