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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2011-1950

Original release date: 06/06/2011
Last revised: 09/21/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

plone.app.users in Plone 4.0 and 4.1 allows remote authenticated users to modify the properties of arbitrary accounts via unspecified vectors, as exploited in the wild in June 2011.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.5 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 4.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20110526 [CVE-REQUEST] Plone XSS and permission errors
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 72729
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 44775
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 48005
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://plone.org/products/plone/security/advisories/CVE-2011-1950
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: SREASON
Name: 8269
External Source: XF
Name: plone-data-security-bypass(67695)

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)