GOsa (GOnicus System Administrator) unspecified data manipulation

gosa-unspecified-data-manipulation (31516) The risk level is classified as LowLow Risk

Description:

GOsa (GOnicus System Administrator) is vulnerable to data manipulation, caused by an unspecified vulnerability in the handling of POST requests. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to modify the admin password and other sensitive information.

*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: 2.6
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Data Manipulation

Remedy:

Upgrade to the latest version of GOsa (2.5.8 or later), available from the Gonicus GmbH Web site. See References.

References:

  • Gonicus GmbH Web site: Gonicus GmbH.
  • GOsa FTP site: GOsa2 changelog.
  • BID-22075: GOnicus System Administrator Unauthorized Data Manipulation Vulnerability
  • CVE-2007-0313: Unspecified vulnerability in GONICUS System Administration (GOsa) before 2.5.8 allows remote authenticated users to modify certain settings, including the admin password, via crafted POST requests.
  • OSVDB ID: 32821: GOsa Crafted POST Request Unspecified Data Manipulation
  • SA23749: GOsa Unspecified Manipulation of Data

Platforms Affected:

  • GONICUS GmbH Gosa prior to 2.5.8

Reported:

Jan 15, 2007

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