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CVE-2002-0008 Detail


Bugzilla before 2.14.1 allows remote attackers to (1) spoof a user comment via an HTTP request to process_bug.cgi using the "who" parameter, instead of the Bugzilla_login cookie, or (2) post a bug as another user by modifying the reporter parameter to enter_bug.cgi, which is passed to post_bug.cgi.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  01/31/2002

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
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CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.5 HIGH
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
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CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides user account access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name External Source BUGTRAQ 20020105 Security Advisory for Bugzilla v2.15 (cvs20020103) and older Vendor Advisory External Source MISC Vendor Advisory External Source MISC External Source REDHAT RHSA-2002:001 Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM External Source XF bugzilla-postbug-report-spoofing(7804) External Source XF bugzilla-processbug-comment-spoofing(7805) External Source BID 3793 External Source BID 3794

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