Employee Timeclock Software add_user.php cross-site request forgery

timeclock-adduser-csrf (56410) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

Employee Timeclock Software is vulnerable to cross-site request forgery, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by the add_user.php script. By persuading an authenticated user to visit a malicious Web site, a remote attacker could send a specially-crafted HTTP request to add administrative users. 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 September 1, 2014.

References:

  • Offensive Security Exploit Database [02-20-2010]: TimeClock CSRF Remote Add Admin Exploit .
  • timeclock software Web site: Employee Timeclock Software.
  • CVE-2010-0707: Cross-site request forgery (CSRF) vulnerability in add_user.php in Employee Timeclock Software 0.99 allows remote attackers to hijack the authentication of an administrator for requests that create new administrative users. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.
  • OSVDB ID: 62478: Employee Timeclock Software add_user.php Admin User Creation CSRF
  • SA38662: Employee Timeclock Software Cross-Site Request Forgery

Platforms Affected:

  • timeclock software Employee Timeclock Software 0.99

Reported:

Feb 20, 2010

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