WikyBlog multiple session hijacking

wikyblog-multiple-session-hijacking (56594) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


WikyBlog could allow a remote attacker to hijack a valid user's session, caused by improper validation of the jsessionid parameter in index.php/Comment/Main, Index.php/Comment/Main/Home_Wiky and index.php/Edit/Main. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to hijack another user's account 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: 4.1
  Exploitability: High
  Remediation Level: Unavailable
  Report Confidence: Uncorroborated


Gain Access


No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.


  • Offensive Security Exploit Database [02-24-2010]: WikyBlog v1.7.3rc2 Multiple Vulnerabilities .
  • WikyBlog Web site: WikyBlog - A Wiki / Blog Hybrid.
  • BID-38386: WikyBlog Multiple Remote Input Validation Vulnerabilities
  • CVE-2010-0756: Session fixation vulnerability in WikyBlog 1.7.3 rc2 allows remote attackers to hijack web sessions by setting the jsessionid parameter to (1) index.php/Comment/Main, (2) index.php/Comment/Main/Home_Wiky, or (3) index.php/Edit/Main.
  • OSVDB ID: 62932: WikyBlog jsessionid Parameter Session Fixation

Platforms Affected:

  • WikyBlog WikyBlog 1.7.3 rc2


Feb 28, 2010

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