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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.5 7.5
CVE Id CVE-2006-2531
Last Modified 07 Mar 2011 09:36:27
Published 22 May 2006 07:10:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2006-2531

Summary

Ipswitch WhatsUp Professional 2006 only verifies the users identity via HTTP headers, which allows remote attackers to spoof being a trusted console and bypass authentication by setting HTTP User-Agent header to "Ipswitch/1.0" and the User-Application header to "NmConsole".

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Ipswitch Whatsup Professional 2006


References

VUPEN - ADV-2006-1849

BUGTRAQ - 20060517 Re: [Full-disclosure] What's Up Professional Spoofing Authentication Bypass

BUGTRAQ - 20060517 What's Up Professional Spoofing Authentication Bypass

MISC - http://www.ftusecurity.com/pub/whatsup.public.pdf

XF - whatsup-http-auth-bypass(26529)

BID - 18019


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:42:39