CESNET theme-cesnet up to 1.x on ownCloud resetpassword.php insufficiently protected credentials

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A vulnerability has been found in CESNET theme-cesnet up to 1.x on ownCloud and classified as problematic. Affected by this vulnerability is an unknown part of the file cesnet/core/lostpassword/templates/resetpassword.php. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a insufficiently protected credentials vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-522. The product transmits or stores authentication credentials, but it uses an insecure method that is susceptible to unauthorized interception and/or retrieval. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality.

The weakness was presented 01/07/2023. The advisory is shared at github.com. This vulnerability is known as CVE-2016-15014. Technical details are known, but no exploit is available. MITRE ATT&CK project uses the attack technique T1552 for this issue.

By approaching the search of inurl:cesnet/core/lostpassword/templates/resetpassword.php it is possible to find vulnerable targets with Google Hacking.

Upgrading to version 2.0.0 eliminates this vulnerability. The upgrade is hosted for download at github.com. Applying the patch 2b857f2233ce5083b4d5bc9bfc4152f933c3e4a6 is able to eliminate this problem. The bugfix is ready for download at github.com. The best possible mitigation is suggested to be upgrading to the latest version. The advisory contains the following remark:

Fix AutoComplete Not Disabled for 'Password' Field vulnerability





  • open-source

CPE 2.3info

CPE 2.2info


VulDB Meta Base Score: 4.0
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 4.0

VulDB Base Score: 3.3
VulDB Temp Score: 3.2
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NVD Base Score: 5.5
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CNA Base Score: 3.3
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Class: Insufficiently protected credentials
CWE: CWE-522
ATT&CK: T1552

Local: Yes
Remote: No

Availability: 🔒
Status: Not defined
Google Hack: 🔒

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Threat Intelligenceinfo

Interest: 🔍
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Recommended: Upgrade
Status: 🔍

0-Day Time: 🔒

Upgrade: theme-cesnet 2.0.0
Patch: 2b857f2233ce5083b4d5bc9bfc4152f933c3e4a6


01/07/2023 Advisory disclosed
01/07/2023 +0 days CVE reserved
01/07/2023 +0 days VulDB entry created
01/30/2023 +23 days VulDB last update


Advisory: 2b857f2233ce5083b4d5bc9bfc4152f933c3e4a6
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2016-15014 (🔒)


Created: 01/07/2023 08:47 PM
Updated: 01/30/2023 07:31 AM
Changes: 01/07/2023 08:47 PM (43), 01/07/2023 08:48 PM (1), 01/30/2023 07:26 AM (3), 01/30/2023 07:31 AM (28)
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