CVE Vulnerabilities

CVE-2008-4515

Improper Authentication

Published: Oct 09, 2008 | Modified: Aug 08, 2017
CVSS 3.x
N/A
Source:
NVD
CVSS 2.x
7.5 HIGH
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
RedHat/V2
RedHat/V3
Ubuntu

Blue Coat K9 Web Protection 4.0.230 Beta relies on client-side JavaScript as a protection mechanism, which allows remote attackers to bypass authentication and access the (1) summary, (2) detail, (3) overrides, and (4) pwemail pages by disabling JavaScript.

Weakness

When an actor claims to have a given identity, the software does not prove or insufficiently proves that the claim is correct.

Affected Software

Name Vendor Start Version End Version
K9_web_protection Blue_coat_systems 4.0.230 4.0.230

Potential Mitigations

References