MailScan for Mail Servers cookie security bypass
|mailscan-cookie-security-bypass (44515)||Medium Risk|
MailScan for Mail Servers could allow a remote attacker to bypass security restrictions, caused by the improper checking of authentication credentials. By modifying the cookie parameter, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to bypass security restrictions and gain unauthorized administrative access to the vulnerable system.
No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.
- BugTraq Mailing List, Fri Aug 15 2008 - 05:26:07 CDT: MicroWorld MailScan - Multiple Vulnerabilities within Admin-Webinterface.
- MicroWorld Web site: MailScan für Mailserver.
- BID-30700: MicroWorld Technologies MailScan Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities
- CVE-2008-3729: Web Based Administration in MicroWorld Technologies MailScan 5.6.a espatch 1 allows remote attackers to bypass authentication and obtain administrative access via a direct request with (1) an IsAdmin=true cookie value or (2) no cookie.
- OSVDB ID: 47673: MailScan for Mail Server Web Admin Interface Crafted Cookie Authentication Bypass
- SA31534: MailScan for Mail Servers Web Administration Interface Multiple Vulnerabilities
- MicroWorld Technologies MailScan 5.6.a espatch1
Aug 15, 2008
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