33284 : web-app.org WebAPP Multiple Function E-mail Address Validation Weakness
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2007-02-10

Description

<em style='font-weight:bold;'>(Description Provided by <a href="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=2007-1179" target="_blank">CVE</a>)</em> : WebAPP before 0.9.9.5 does not properly manage e-mail addresses in certain contexts related to (1) the Recommend feature, Email Article (2) senders and (3) recipients, (4) New User Approval, (5) Edit Profiles, (6) the Newsletter Subscription form, (7) the Recommend form, and (8) sending of articles, which has unknown impact, and remote attack vectors related to spam attacks and possibly other attacks.

Classification

Disclosure: Vendor Verified

Solution

Upgrade to version 0.9.9.5 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.

Products

Unknown or Incomplete

References

Credit

Unknown or Incomplete

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 5.0
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2007-03-06 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_1 Integrity_impact_0 Availability_impact_0

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