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CVE-2021-21357 Detail

Description

TYPO3 is an open source PHP based web content management system. In TYPO3 before versions 8.7.40, 9.5.25, 10.4.14, 11.1.1 due to improper input validation, attackers can by-pass restrictions of predefined options and submit arbitrary data in the Form Designer backend module of the Form Framework. In the default configuration of the Form Framework this allows attackers to explicitly allow arbitrary mime-types for file uploads - however, default _fileDenyPattern_ successfully blocked files like _.htaccess_ or _malicious.php_. Besides that, attackers can persist those files in any writable directory of the corresponding TYPO3 installation. A valid backend user account with access to the form module is needed to exploit this vulnerability. This is fixed in versions 8.7.40, 9.5.25, 10.4.14, 11.1.1.


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Hyperlink Resource
https://github.com/TYPO3/TYPO3.CMS/security/advisories/GHSA-3vg7-jw9m-pc3f Third Party Advisory 
https://packagist.org/packages/typo3/cms-form Release Notes  Third Party Advisory 
https://typo3.org/security/advisory/typo3-core-sa-2021-003 Vendor Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-434 Unrestricted Upload of File with Dangerous Type Contributor acceptance level GitHub, Inc.  
CWE-22 Improper Limitation of a Pathname to a Restricted Directory ('Path Traversal') Contributor acceptance level GitHub, Inc.  
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation Contributor acceptance level GitHub, Inc.  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2021-21357
NVD Published Date:
03/22/2021
NVD Last Modified:
03/26/2021
Source:
GitHub, Inc.