Parallels Virtuozzo Containers file manager cross-site request forgery

virtuozzo-file-manager-csrf (41640) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

Parallels Virtuozzo Containers are vulnerable to cross-site request forgery, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by the file manager in the VZPP interface. By persuading a victim logged into VZPP to visit a specially-crafted Web site, a remote attacker could send a malformed POST request using an IMG tag to cause the victim to perform file management actions or the path parameter to change the system configuration and other arbitrary tasks. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to perform cross-site scripting attacks, Web cache poisoning and other malicious activities.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 4.3
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Medium
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: None
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: None
 
Temporal Score: 4.1
  Exploitability: High
  Remediation Level: Unavailable
  Report Confidence: Uncorroborated

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.

References:

  • BugTraq Mailing List, Wed Apr 02 2008 - 17:01:04 CDT: Parallels virtuozzo's VZPP multiple csrf vulnerabilities.
  • Parallels Web site: Parallels Virtuozzo Containers.
  • BID-28589: Parallels Virtuozzo Containers VZPP Interface File Manger Cross-Site Request Forgery Vulnerability
  • CVE-2008-6478: Cross-site request forgery (CSRF) vulnerability in the file manager in the VZPP web interface for Parallels Virtuozzo 365.6.swsoft (build 4.0.0-365.6.swsoft) and 25.4.swsoft (build 3.0.0-25.4.swsoft) allows remote attackers to create and delete arbitrary files as the administrator via a link or IMG tag to (1) create-file and (2) list-control in vz/cp/vzdir/infrman/envs/files/; or modify system configuration via the path parameter to vz/cp/vzdir/infrman/envs/files/index.
  • OSVDB ID: 44395: Parallels Virtuozzo VZPP /files/index File Manager CSRF
  • SA29675: Parallels Power Panel Cross-Site Request Forgeries

Platforms Affected:

  • Parallels Virtuozzo Containers 3.0.0-25.4.swsoft
  • Parallels Virtuozzo Containers 4.0.0-365.6.swsoft

Reported:

Apr 02, 2008

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