Laytontechnology Helpbox 4.4.0 access control

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A vulnerability classified as critical was found in Laytontechnology Helpbox 4.4.0. Affected by this vulnerability is some unknown processing. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a privilege escalation vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-264. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability. The summary by CVE is:

Layton Helpbox 4.4.0 allows remote authenticated users to change the login context and gain privileges via a modified (1) loggedinenduser, (2) loggedinendusername, (3) loggedinuserusergroup, (4) loggedinuser, or (5) loggedinusername cookie.

The weakness was released 12/12/2012 (Website). The advisory is shared at reactionpenetrationtesting.co.uk. This vulnerability is known as CVE-2012-4974 since 09/19/2012. The exploitation appears to be easy. The attack can be launched remotely. Required for exploitation is a single authentication. Neither technical details nor an exploit are publicly available. MITRE ATT&CK project uses the attack technique T1068 for this issue.

There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.

Entries connected to this vulnerability are available at 63184, 63183, 63182 and 63180.

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VulDB Meta Base Score: 6.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 6.3

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Class: Privilege escalation
CWE: CWE-264
ATT&CK: T1068

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Advisory: reactionpenetrationtesting.co.uk
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CVE: CVE-2012-4974 (🔍)
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Created: 03/24/2015 12:22 PM
Updated: 02/24/2019 10:06 AM
Changes: (1) source_cve_assigned
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