Allaire Forums! could allow an attacker to post messages as another user

allaire-forums-message-spoofing (7841) The risk level is classified as LowLow Risk


Forums! could allow a remote attacker to post messages as another user. A remote attacker can save the form locally and change the hidden form values for the username and email address to impersonate other users when posting messages.




No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.


Platforms Affected:

  • Allaire Forums! 3.1 and prior


Jan 08, 2002

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