CVE-2021-36801 | Akaunting authorization
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A vulnerability classified as critical was found in Akaunting up to 2.1.12. Affected by this vulnerability is an unknown function. The manipulation of the argument
companies with an unknown input leads to a privilege escalation vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-639. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability. The summary by CVE is:
Akaunting version 2.1.12 and earlier suffers from an authentication bypass issue in the user-controllable field, companies. This issue was fixed in version 2.1.13 of the product.
The weakness was published 08/05/2021. The advisory is shared at rapid7.com. This vulnerability is known as CVE-2021-36801 since 07/19/2021. The exploitation appears to be easy. The attack can be launched remotely. The successful exploitation requires a single authentication. Technical details are known, but no exploit is available.
Upgrading to version 2.1.13 eliminates this vulnerability.
VulDB Meta Base Score: 6.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 6.0
Status: Not defined
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