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CVE-2017-6924 Detail

Current Description

In Drupal 8 prior to 8.3.7; When using the REST API, users without the correct permission can post comments via REST that are approved even if the user does not have permission to post approved comments. This issue only affects sites that have the RESTful Web Services (rest) module enabled, the comment entity REST resource enabled, and where an attacker can access a user account on the site with permissions to post comments, or where anonymous users can post comments.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.4 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:N

Nist CVSS score does not match with CNA score
CNA:  Drupal.org
Base Score: 0.0 NONE
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:P/AC:H/PR:H/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:N

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/100368 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039200 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://www.drupal.org/forum/newsletters/security-advisories-for-drupal-core/2017-08-16/drupal-core-multiple Mitigation Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-269 Improper Privilege Management NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:drupal:drupal
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
8.0.0
Up to (excluding)
8.3.7


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-6924
NVD Published Date:
01/15/2019
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2019