Open Text ECM permissions cross-site request forgery
|ecm-permissions-csrf (62057)||Medium Risk|
Open Text ECM 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 modify folder permissions. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to perform cross-site scripting attacks, Web cache poisoning, and other malicious activities.
Apply the appropriate patch for your system, available for registered users from the Open Text web site. See References.
- Full-Disclosure Mailing List, Wed Sep 22 2010: OpenText LiveLink 9.7.1 multiple vulnerabilities (CSRF, XSS).
- OpenText Web Site: Open Text ECM.
- CVE-2010-5283: Cross-site request forgery (CSRF) vulnerability in OpenText ECM (formerly Livelink ECM) 9.7.1 allows remote attackers to hijack the authentication of administrators for requests that change folder and resource permissions.
- OSVDB ID: 68255: Open Text ECM Folder Permission Manipulation CSRF
- SA41553: Open Text ECM Cross-Site Scripting and Request Forgery Vulnerabilities
- Open Text Corporation ECM 9.7.1
Sep 22, 2010
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