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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2012-2128

Original release date: 08/27/2012
Last revised: 10/26/2012
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

** DISPUTED ** Cross-site request forgery (CSRF) vulnerability in doku.php in DokuWiki 2012-01-25 Angua allows remote attackers to hijack the authentication of administrators for requests that add arbitrary users. NOTE: this issue has been disputed by the vendor, who states that it is resultant from CVE-2012-2129: "the exploit code simply uses the XSS hole to extract a valid CSRF token."

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: BID
Name: 53041
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20120417 DokuWiki Ver.2012/01/25 CSRF Add User Exploit
External Source: MISC
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=815122
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20120422 Re: CVE Request -- DokuWiki: XSS and CSRF due improper escaping of 'target' parameter in preprocessing edit form data
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 48848
Type: Advisory
External Source: MISC
Name: http://ircrash.com/uploads/dokuwiki.txt
External Source: MISC
Name: http://bugs.dokuwiki.org/index.php?do=details&task_id=2488
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20120422 CVE Request -- DokuWiki: XSS and CSRF due improper escaping of 'target' parameter in preprocessing edit form data
External Source: XF
Name: dokuwiki-doku-xss(74907)

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) (CWE-352)