Vulnerability Assessment & Network Security Forums



If through a vulnerability assessment, a network security issue is detected for the vulnerability below, applying the appropriate security patches in a timely matter is very important.  If you have detected that your system has already been compromised, following CERT's Network Security recovery document will assist with recommended steps for system recovery.


Home >> Browse Vulnerability Assessment Database >> CGI abuses >> miniPortail Cookie Admin Access


Vulnerability Assessment Details

miniPortail Cookie Admin Access

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Determine if miniPortail can abused

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is running MiniPortal - a set of PHP
CGIs designed to manage a web portal.

This software is vulnerable to a flaw in the way it checks
if the admin user authenticated already. A possible hacker may
use this flaw to gain administrative rights on this
host without having to know the administrator password.

A possible hacker may exploit this flaw to edit the content of
the remote website.

Solution: None at this time

Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2003 Tenable Network Security

Cables, Connectors

Samsung M391B5773CH0-CH9 PC3-10600E-09-10-D0 2GB Server memory RAM
$6.04
Samsung M391B5773CH0-CH9 PC3-10600E-09-10-D0 2GB Server memory RAM pictureDell Precision WorkStation Server Power Supply 635W 1K45H 01K45H CN-01K45H
$59.95
Dell Precision WorkStation Server Power Supply 635W 1K45H 01K45H CN-01K45H picture32gb Hynix 2x8GB 2Rx4 PC2-5300P-555-2 DDR2 SDRAM Server Memory HMP31GP7AFR4C-Y5
$21.49
32gb Hynix 2x8GB 2Rx4 PC2-5300P-555-2 DDR2 SDRAM Server Memory HMP31GP7AFR4C-Y5 pictureIntel I340-T4 Gigabit Ethernet Server Adapter E1G44HTG1P20-E 4-port
$30.0
Intel I340-T4 Gigabit Ethernet Server Adapter E1G44HTG1P20-E 4-port picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.