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Vulnerability Score 7.5 7.5
CVE Id CVE-2002-0903
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:29:15
Published 04 Oct 2002 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE



register.php for WoltLab Burning Board (wbboard) 1.1.1 uses a small number of random values for the "code" parameter that is provided to action.php to approve a new registration, along with predictable new user ID's, which allows remote attackers to hijack new user accounts via a brute force attack on the new user ID and the code value.

Vulnerable Systems


  • Woltlab Burning Board 1.1.1


BID - 4859

XF - burningboard-bbs-account-hijacking(9177)

BUGTRAQ - 20020526 wbbboard 1.1.1 registration _new_users_vulnerability_

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:37:07