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Flaw enabled access to internal Yahoo administration panel

2014/08/05

Securityweek - (International) A researcher with RMSEC identified and reported an issue with Yahoo that allowed him to guess a correct URL and then be logged into an internal content management system (CMS) with full administrator rights. Yahoo closed the issue after being informed by the researcher.

Source: http://www.securityweek.com/flaw-enabled-access-internal-yahoo-administration-panel

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