BabbleBoard index.php cross-site request forgery
|babbleboard-index-csrf (47396)||Medium Risk|
BabbleBoard is vulnerable to cross-site request forgery, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by the index.php script. By persuading an authenticated user to visit a malicious Web site, a remote attacker could send a specially-crafted HTTP request to perform administrative tasks, such as deleting categories, groups, and users or banning users . An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to perform cross-site scripting attacks, Web cache poisoning, and other malicious activities.
No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.
- BabbleBoard Web site: BabbleBoard .
- BID-32840: BabbleBoard 'username' HTML Injection Vulnerability
- CVE-2008-6905: Cross-site request forgery (CSRF) vulnerability in index.php in BabbleBoard 1.1.6 allows remote authenticated users to hijack the authentication of administrators for requests that delete (1) categories or (2) groups; (3) ban users; or (4) delete users via the admin page.
- OSVDB ID: 50721: BabbleBoard index.php page Parameter CSRF
- SA33174: BabbleBoard Cross-Site Request Forgery Vulnerability
- BabbleBoard BabbleBoard 1.1.6
Dec 15, 2008
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