HP Insight Control for Linux unspecified cross-site request forgery

hp-insight-unspec-csrf (62859) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

HP Insight Control for Linux 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 perform an unauthorized action. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to perform cross-site scripting attacks, Web cache poisoning, and other malicious activities.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 6.8
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Medium
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: Partial
 
Temporal Score: 5.9
  Exploitability: High
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

Refer to HPSBMA02607 SSRT100214 for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.

References:

  • HP Security Bulletin HPSBMA02607 SSRT100214: HP Insight Control for Linux, Remote Cross Site Request Forgery (CSRF).
  • BID-44537: HP Insight Control for Linux Cross Site Request Forgery Vulnerability
  • CVE-2010-4106: Cross-site request forgery (CSRF) vulnerability in HP Insight Control for Linux before 6.2 allows remote attackers to hijack the authentication of unspecified victims via unknown vectors.
  • OSVDB ID: 68939: HP Insight Control for Linux Unspecified Multiple Function CSRF
  • SA42040: HP Insight Control for Linux Cross Site Request Forgery Vulnerability

Platforms Affected:

  • HP Insight Control For Linux 6.0
  • HP Insight Control For Linux 6.1

Reported:

Oct 29, 2010

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