WoltLab Burning Board index.php cross-site request forgery
|wbb-index-csrf (39990)||Medium Risk|
WoltLab Burning Board is vulnerable to cross-site request forgery, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by the by the inde.php script. By persuading an authenticated user to visit a malicious Web site, a remote attacker could send a specially-crafted HTTP request to delete private messages. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to perform cross-site scripting attacks, Web cache poisoning, and other malicious activities.
No remedy available as of May 1, 2013.
- BugTraq Mailing List, Sat Jan 26 2008 - 17:23:28 CST : WoltLab Burning Board 3.x.x Private Message Delete XSRF Vulnerability.
- WoltLab Burning Board Web site: WoltLab GmbH | Products | Burning Board | Overview.
- CVE-2008-7192: Cross-site request forgery (CSRF) vulnerability in index.php in WoltLab Burning Board (wBB) 3.0.1, and possibly other 3.x versions, allows remote attackers to hijack the authentication of users for requests that delete private messages via the pmID parameter in a delete action in a PM page, a different vulnerability than CVE-2008-0472.
- WoltLab WoltLab Burning Board 3.0.1
Jan 26, 2008
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