CVE Vulnerabilities

CVE-2000-0720

Published: Oct 20, 2000 | Modified: Oct 10, 2017
CVSS 3.x
N/A
Source:
NVD
CVSS 2.x
5 MEDIUM
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
RedHat/V2
RedHat/V3
Ubuntu

news.cgi in GWScripts News Publisher does not properly authenticate requests to add an author to the author index, which allows remote attackers to add new authors by directly posting an HTTP request to the new.cgi program with an addAuthor parameter, and setting the Referer to the news.cgi program.

Affected Software

Name Vendor Start Version End Version
Gwscripts_news_publisher Gwscripts 1.05 1.05
Gwscripts_news_publisher Gwscripts 1.05a 1.05a
Gwscripts_news_publisher Gwscripts 1.05b 1.05b
Gwscripts_news_publisher Gwscripts 1.06 1.06

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