CMME admin.php cross-site request forgery

cmme-admin-csrf (44686) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


CMME is vulnerable to cross-site request forgery, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by the admin.php script. By persuading an authenticated user to visit a malicious Web site, a remote attacker could cause the victim to logout. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to perform cross-site scripting attacks, Web cache poisoning, and other malicious activities.


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


Gain Access


No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.


  • CMME Web page: CMME Information.
  • CVE-2008-3925: Cross-site request forgery (CSRF) vulnerability in admin.php in Content Management Made Easy (CMME) 1.12 allows remote attackers to trigger the logout of an administrative user via a logout action.
  • OSVDB ID: 48099: Content Management Made Easy (CMME) admin.php logout Action CSRF

Platforms Affected:

  • Hans Oesterholt CMME 1.12


Aug 26, 2008

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