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CVE-2005-4853 Detail

Description

The default configuration of the forum package in eZ publish 3.5 before 3.5.5, 3.6 before 3.6.2, 3.7 before 3.7.0rc2, and 3.8 before 20050818 does not restrict edit permissions to a posting's owner, which allows remote authenticated users to edit arbitrary postings.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/31/2005

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.4 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 9.2
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

Evaluator Solution

Vendor has fixed this vulnerability in an upgrade starting at 3.5.5: http://ez.no/download/ez_publish

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Hyperlink Resource
http://ez.no/download/ez_publish/changelogs/ez_publish_3_8/changelog_3_6_x_3_7_x_to_3_8_0
http://issues.ez.no/7052

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:ez:ez_publish:3.5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ez:ez_publish:3.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ez:ez_publish:3.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ez:ez_publish:3.5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ez:ez_publish:3.5.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-4853
NVD Published Date:
12/31/2005
NVD Last Modified:
07/28/2015