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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2010-3978

Original release date: 11/17/2010
Last revised: 09/03/2013


Spree 0.11.x before 0.11.2 and 0.30.x before 0.30.0 exchanges data using JavaScript Object Notation (JSON) without a mechanism for validating requests, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information via vectors involving (1) admin/products.json, (2) admin/users.json, or (3) admin/overview/get_report_data, related to a "JSON hijacking" issue.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://github.com/railsdog/spree/commit/19944bd999c310d9b10d16a41f48ebac97dc4fac
External Source: MISC
Name: http://twitter.com/conviso/statuses/29555076248
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.conviso.com.br/json-hijacking-vulnerability/
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://spreecommerce.com/blog/2010/11/09/spree-0-30-0-released/
Type: Patch Information
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.conviso.com.br/security-advisory-spree-e-commerce-json-v-0-11x/
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20101108 Spree e-commerce JSON Hijacking Vulnerabilities - CVE-2010-3978
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://spreecommerce.com/blog/2010/11/02/json-hijacking-vulnerability/
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://github.com/railsdog/spree/commit/d881b2bb610ea33e2364ff16feb8e702dfeda135

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Information Leak / Disclosure (CWE-200)