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CVE-2008-7309 Detail

Current Description

Insoshi before 20080920 does not properly restrict the use of a hash to provide values for a model's attributes, which allows remote attackers to set the ForumPost user_id value via a modified URL, related to a "mass assignment" vulnerability.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
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Hyperlink Resource
http://blog.mhartl.com/2008/09/21/finding-and-fixing-mass-assignment-problems-in-rails-applications/ Exploit
http://railspikes.com/2008/9/22/is-your-rails-application-safe-from-mass-assignment Exploit

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-255 Credentials Management Errors NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:insoshi:insoshi:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
20080919


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-7309
NVD Published Date:
04/05/2012
NVD Last Modified:
04/12/2012