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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2013-4200

Original release date: 01/21/2014
Last revised: 01/22/2014
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The isURLInPortal method in the URLTool class in in_portal.py in Plone 2.1 through 4.1, 4.2.x through 4.2.5, and 4.3.x through 4.3.1 treats URLs starting with a space as a relative URL, which allows remote attackers to bypass the allow_external_login_sites filtering property, redirect users to arbitrary web sites, and conduct phishing attacks via a space before a URL in the "next" parameter to acl_users/credentials_cookie_auth/require_login.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.8 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/AU:N/C:P/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 4.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification

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External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20130801 Re: CVE Request -- Plone: 20130618 Hotfix (multiple
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2013-4200
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://plone.org/products/plone-hotfix/releases/20130618
Type: Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://plone.org/products/plone/security/advisories/20130618-announcement
Type: Advisory
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20140116 CVE-2013-4200 - Plone URL redirection / Forwarding of cookie data (session hijack) in certain browsers

Technical Details

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  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)