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Overview

Vulnerability Score 6.8 6.8
CVE Id CVE-2008-7082
Last Modified 26 Aug 2009 12:00:00
Published 25 Aug 2009 06:30:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-7082

Summary

MyBB (aka MyBulletinBoard) 1.4.3 includes the sensitive my_post_key parameter in URLs to moderation.php with the (1) mergeposts, (2) split, and (3) deleteposts actions, which allows remote attackers to steal the token and bypass the cross-site request forgery (CSRF) protection mechanism to hijack the authentication of moderators by reading the token from the HTTP Referer header.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Mybboard Mybb 1.4.3


References

XF - mybb-mypostkey-weak-security(46885)

BID - 32467

BUGTRAQ - 20081125 MyBB 1.4.3 my_post_key Disclosure Vulnerability

SECUNIA - 32880

OSVDB - 50275


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:49:27