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CVE-2012-5543 Detail

Current Description

The Feeds module 7.x-2.x before 7.x-2.0-alpha6 for Drupal, when a field is mapped to the node's author, does not properly check permissions, which allows remote attackers to create arbitrary nodes via a crafted source feed.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource
http://drupal.org/node/1808832 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://drupalcode.org/project/feeds.git/commitdiff/a538c20
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/11/20/4

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

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

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:feeds_project:feeds:7.x-2.0:alpha1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:feeds_project:feeds:7.x-2.0:alpha2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:feeds_project:feeds:7.x-2.0:alpha3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:feeds_project:feeds:7.x-2.0:alpha4:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:feeds_project:feeds:7.x-2.0:alpha5:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:feeds_project:feeds:7.x-2.x:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-5543
NVD Published Date:
12/03/2012
NVD Last Modified:
12/04/2012