Vulnerability CVE-2008-4622


Published: 2008-10-20   Modified: 2012-02-13

Description:
The isLoggedIn function in fastnews-code.php in phpFastNews 1.0.0 allows remote attackers to bypass authentication and gain administrative access by setting the fn-loggedin cookie to 1.

See advisories in our WLB2 database:
Topic
Author
Date
High
phpFastNews Insecure Cookie Handling
Qabandi
22.10.2008

Type:

CWE-287

(Improper Authentication)

CVSS2 => (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
7.5/10
6.4/10
10/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Remote
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
Partial
Partial
Partial
Affected software
Phpfastnews -> Phpfastnews 

 References:
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/45977
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2867
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31811
http://www.milw0rm.com/exploits/6779
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/4452
http://secunia.com/advisories/32334

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