2008-4791 | Drupal Login access control (XFDB-45766 / 34389)
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A vulnerability classified as critical was found in Drupal 5.0 up to 6.4 (Content Management System). Affected by this vulnerability is some unknown functionality of the component Login. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a privilege escalation vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-264. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability.
The weakness was disclosed 10/29/2008 (Website). It is possible to read the advisory at drupal.org. This vulnerability is known as CVE-2008-4791 since 10/29/2008. The attack can be launched remotely. A single authentication is required for exploitation. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not publicly available. The attack technique deployed by this issue is T1068 according to MITRE ATT&CK.
The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 34389 (FreeBSD : drupal — multiple vulnerabilities (12efc567-9879-11dd-a5e7-0030843d3802)), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family FreeBSD Local Security Checks.
Upgrading to version 5.7 eliminates this vulnerability.
VulDB Meta Base Score: 6.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 6.0
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Status: Not defined
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Upgrade: Drupal 5.7
10/13/2008 +5 days 🔍
10/29/2008 +15 days 🔍
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10/07/2010 +708 days 🔍
03/17/2015 +1622 days 🔍
04/15/2016 +395 days 🔍
08/02/2021 +1935 days 🔍Product: https://www.drupal.org/
CVE: CVE-2008-4791 (🔍)
Vulnerability Center: 27500 – Drupal 5.0 Before 5.11 and 6.0 Before 6.5 Allows Remote Login Access Rules Bypass, High
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