phpShop unspecified session hijacking

phpshop-unspecified-session-hijacking (45244) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


phpShop could allow a remote attacker to hijack a valid user's session, caused by an unspecified error when handling specific sessions. By persuading a victim to visit a specially-crafted link and log into the application, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to hijack the victim's session and gain the victim's privileges.


Base Score: 4.3
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Medium
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: None
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: None
Temporal Score: 3.5
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Unavailable
  Report Confidence: Uncorroborated


Gain Access


No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.


  • phpShop Web site: phpShop - A Simple Shopping Cart.
  • BID-31251: phpShop Unspecified Session Fixation Vulnerability
  • CVE-2008-6455: Session fixation vulnerability in Edikon phpShop 0.8.1 allows remote attackers to hijack web sessions via unspecified vectors. NOTE: the provenance of this information is unknown; the details are obtained solely from third party information.
  • OSVDB ID: 48231: phpShop Unspecified Session Fixation
  • SA31948: phpShop Session Fixation Vulnerability

Platforms Affected:

  • phpShop Project phpShop 0.8.1


Sep 19, 2008

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