65633 : eBox Platform Arbitrary User Creation CSRF
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There is a vulnerability in eBox Platform which can be exploited by malicious people to conduct cross-site request forgery attacks. The application allows users to perform certain actions via HTTP requests without performing any validity checks to verify the requests. This can be exploited to e.g. create an arbitrary user if a logged-in administrative user visits a malicious web site. The vulnerability is confirmed in version 1.4-2. Other versions may also be affected.


Location: Context Dependent
Attack Type: Authentication Management, Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Solution: Upgrade
Disclosure: Vendor Verified
OSVDB: Web Related


The problem can be corrected by upgrading your system to the
following package versions:

eBox Platform 1.4:
ebox 1.4.7-0ubuntu1~ppa1~hardy1
libebox 1.4.5-0ubuntu1~ppa1~hardy1
ebox-remoteservices 1.4.7-0ubuntu1~ppa1~hardy1


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