Apache SLMS Quoting cross-site request forgery

apacheslms-quoting-csrf (61006) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


Apache SLMS is vulnerable to cross-site request forgery, caused by the improper quoting of parameters. By persuading an authenticated user to visit a malicious Web site, a remote attacker could send a malformed HTTP request. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to perform cross-site scripting attacks, Web cache poisoning, and other malicious activities.


Base Score: 4.3
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Medium
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: None
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: None
Temporal Score: 3.7
  Exploitability: High
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed


Gain Access


Apply the appropriate patch for your system. See References.


  • Apache Web site: Apache.
  • BID-42121: Apache SLMS Insufficient Quoting Cross Site Request Forgery Vulnerability
  • CVE-2010-1325: Cross-site request forgery (CSRF) vulnerability in the apache2-slms package in SUSE Lifecycle Management Server (SLMS) 1.0 on SUSE Linux Enterprise (SLE) 11 allows remote attackers to hijack the authentication of unspecified victims via vectors related to improper parameter quoting. NOTE: some sources report that this is a vulnerability in a product named Apache SLMS
  • OSVDB ID: 67846: SUSE Lifecycle Management Server on SUSE Linux Enterprise apache2-slms Parameter Quoting CSRF
  • SUSE-SR:2010:014: SUSE Security Summary Report

Platforms Affected:

  • Linux Kernel 2.6.5
  • SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 11


Aug 09, 2010

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