83568 : BookMark4U IP-based Access Authentication Bypass
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Disclosure Date
Days of Exposure
194 days


BookMark4U contains a flaw that may allow an attacker to bypass authentication. The issue is due to the program allowing authentication based on IP address, rather than password. By spoofing an IP address or coming from the same IP as the target (e.g., same ISP, same proxy), an attacker can access the application without providing the password.


Location: Remote / Network Access
Attack Type: Authentication Management
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Solution: Upgrade
Exploit: Exploit Public
Disclosure: Vendor Verified
OSVDB: Web Related


Upgrade to version 1.7.2 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.





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