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CVE-2024-25108 Detail

Description

Pixelfed is an open source photo sharing platform. When processing requests authorization was improperly and insufficiently checked, allowing attackers to access far more functionality than users intended, including to the administrative and moderator functionality of the Pixelfed server. This vulnerability affects every version of Pixelfed between v0.10.4 and v0.11.9, inclusive. A proof of concept of this vulnerability exists. This vulnerability affects every local user of a Pixelfed server, and can potentially affect the servers' ability to federate. Some user interaction is required to setup the conditions to be able to exercise the vulnerability, but the attacker could conduct this attack time-delayed manner, where user interaction is not actively required. This vulnerability has been addressed in version 0.11.11. Users are advised to upgrade. There are no known workarounds for this vulnerability.


Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  N/A
NVD assessment not yet provided.

Nist CVSS score does not match with CNA score
CNA:  GitHub, Inc.
Base Score:  9.9 CRITICAL
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:L/A:L


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Hyperlink Resource
https://github.com/pixelfed/pixelfed/commit/7e47d6dccb0393a2e95c42813c562c854882b037
https://github.com/pixelfed/pixelfed/security/advisories/GHSA-gccq-h3xj-jgvf

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-280 Improper Handling of Insufficient Permissions or Privileges Provider acceptance level GitHub, Inc.  
CWE-285 Improper Authorization Provider acceptance level GitHub, Inc.  
CWE-863 Incorrect Authorization Provider acceptance level GitHub, Inc.  

Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2024-25108
NVD Published Date:
02/12/2024
NVD Last Modified:
02/12/2024
Source:
GitHub, Inc.