Drupal up to 7.x-dev access control

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A vulnerability was found in Drupal up to 7.x-dev (Content Management System). It has been rated as problematic. Affected by this issue is an unknown code. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a access control vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-264. Impacted is confidentiality. CVE summarizes:

The image module in Drupal 7.x before 7.14 does not properly check permissions when caching derivative image styles of private images, which allows remote attackers to read private image styles.

The weakness was released 09/30/2012 (Website). The advisory is available at drupal.org. This vulnerability is handled as CVE-2012-1591 since 03/12/2012. The exploitation is known to be easy. The attack may be launched remotely. No form of authentication is required for exploitation. Successful exploitation requires user interaction by the victim. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not available. This vulnerability is assigned to T1068 by the MITRE ATT&CK project.

The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 66088 (Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : drupal (MDVSA-2013:074)), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family Mandriva Local Security Checks. The commercial vulnerability scanner Qualys is able to test this issue with plugin 12796 (Drupal Core Multiple Vulnerabilities (SA-CORE-2012-002)).

Upgrading to version 7.0 eliminates this vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at X-Force (75388) and Tenable (66088).






CPE 2.3info

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Class: Access control
CWE: CWE-264

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Nessus ID: 66088
Nessus Name: Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : drupal (MDVSA-2013:074)
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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: Drupal 7.0
Patch: drupalcode.org


03/12/2012 🔍
05/02/2012 +51 days 🔍
05/03/2012 +1 days 🔍
09/30/2012 +150 days 🔍
09/30/2012 +0 days 🔍
12/22/2013 +448 days 🔍
03/24/2015 +457 days 🔍
12/14/2021 +2457 days 🔍


Product: drupal.org

Advisory: 3bf6761ff7537dc68e22ea73f155134f3cfd41a8
Status: Not defined
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CVE: CVE-2012-1591 (🔍)
X-Force: 75388
Vulnerability Center: 42667 - Drupal 7.0 - 7.13 Remote Security Bypass Vulnerability by Caching Derivative Image Style of Private Images - CVE-2012-1591, Medium
SecurityFocus: 53359
Secunia: 49012 - Drupal Multiple Vulnerabilities, Less Critical


Created: 03/24/2015 12:22 PM
Updated: 12/14/2021 02:14 PM
Changes: 03/24/2015 12:22 PM (62), 05/18/2017 08:33 AM (4), 12/14/2021 02:09 PM (4), 12/14/2021 02:14 PM (1)
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