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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-3585

Original release date: 12/02/2009
Last revised: 09/21/2010


Session fixation vulnerability in html/Elements/SetupSessionCookie in Best Practical Solutions RT 3.0.0 through 3.6.9 and 3.8.x through 3.8.5 allows remote attackers to hijack web sessions by setting the session identifier via a manipulation that leverages a second web server within the same domain.


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: BID
Name: 37162
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://bestpractical.typepad.com/files/rt-3.6.4-3.6.9-session_fixation.v2.patch
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2009-12827
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://bestpractical.typepad.com/files/rt-3.0.1-3.0.6-session_fixation.v3.patch
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://bestpractical.typepad.com/files/rt-3.6.2-3.6.3-session_fixation.v3.patch
External Source: XF
Name: rt-unspecified-session-hijacking(54472)
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://blog.bestpractical.com/2009/11/session-fixation-vulnerability.html
External Source: MLIST
Name: [rt-announce] 20091130 SECURITY - RT 3.6.10 Released
Type: Patch Information
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2009-12783
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://bestpractical.typepad.com/files/rt-3.8-session_fixation.patch
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2009-12817
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://bestpractical.typepad.com/files/rt-3.0.7-3.6.1-session_fixation.v3.patch
External Source: MLIST
Name: [rt-announce] 20091130 SECURITY - Session Fixation Vulnerability in RT 3.0.0-3.8.5
Type: Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://bestpractical.typepad.com/files/rt-3.0.0-session_fixation.v3.patch

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