oBlog unspecified cross-site request forgery

oblog-unspecified-csrf (54714) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

oBlog is vulnerable to cross-site request forgery, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input. By persuading an authenticated user to visit a malicious Web site, a remote attacker could send a specially-crafted HTTP request to change administrative credentials or disable published content. 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 April 1, 2014.

References:

  • dootzky Web site: oBlog.
  • Packet Storm Web site: oBlog suffers from cross site scripting, cross site request forgery, and a lack of brute forcing protection.
  • CVE-2009-4907: Multiple cross-site request forgery (CSRF) vulnerabilities in oBlog allow remote attackers to hijack the authentication of administrators for requests that (1) change the admin password, (2) force an admin logout, (3) change the visibility of posts, (4) remove links, and (5) change the name fields of a blog.
  • OSVDB ID: 60907: oBlog Admin Account Manipulation CSRF
  • SA37661: oBlog Multiple Vulnerabilities

Platforms Affected:

  • dootzky oBlog

Reported:

Dec 10, 2009

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