Drupal up to 7.x-dev access control

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A vulnerability, which was classified as problematic, was found in Drupal (Content Management System). This affects some unknown functionality. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a access control vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-264. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality. The summary by CVE is:

The printer friendly version functionality in the Book module in Drupal 6.x before 6.28 and 7.x before 7.19 does not properly restrict access to node that are part of a book outline, which allows remote authenticated users with the "access printer-friendly version" permission to read node titles and possibly node content via unspecified vectors.

The weakness was shared 07/16/2013 (Website). It is possible to read the advisory at drupal.org. This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2013-0245 since 12/06/2012. The exploitability is told to be difficult. It is possible to initiate the attack remotely. A authentication is required for exploitation. It demands that the victim is doing some kind of user interaction. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not publicly available. The attack technique deployed by this issue is T1068 according to MITRE ATT&CK.

The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 70401 (Debian DSA-2776-1 : drupal6 - several vulnerabilities), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family Debian Local Security Checks. The commercial vulnerability scanner Qualys is able to test this issue with plugin 12791 (Drupal Multiple Cross-Site Scripting and Access Bypass Vulnerabilities (SA-CORE-2013-001)).

Upgrading to version 6.19 eliminates this vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at X-Force (81380) and Tenable (70401). The entries 63303, 63302, 66117 and 65374 are related to this item.





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CPE 2.3info

CPE 2.2info


VulDB Meta Base Score: 3.5
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 3.4

VulDB Base Score: 3.5
VulDB Temp Score: 3.4
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Class: Access control
CWE: CWE-264
ATT&CK: T1068

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Not defined

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Nessus ID: 70401
Nessus Name: Debian DSA-2776-1 : drupal6 - several vulnerabilities
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OpenVAS ID: 892776
OpenVAS Name: Debian Security Advisory DSA 2776-1 (drupal6 - several vulnerabilities
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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: Drupal 6.19


12/06/2012 🔍
01/16/2013 +41 days 🔍
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06/20/2013 +155 days 🔍
07/16/2013 +26 days 🔍
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03/24/2015 +616 days 🔍
01/03/2022 +2477 days 🔍


Product: drupal.org

Advisory: DSA-2776
Status: Not defined
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CVE: CVE-2013-0245 (🔍)

X-Force: 81380
Vulnerability Center: 40103 - Drupal <6.28 and <7.19 'Book\x27 Module Access Bypass Vulnerability - CVE-2013-0245, Low
SecurityFocus: 57437 - Drupal Core Multiple Access Bypass and Cross Site Scripting Vulnerabilities
Secunia: 51717
OSVDB: 89305

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Created: 03/24/2015 03:54 PM
Updated: 01/03/2022 05:49 PM
Changes: 03/24/2015 03:54 PM (66), 05/03/2017 04:37 PM (7), 01/03/2022 05:32 PM (3), 01/03/2022 05:41 PM (1), 01/03/2022 05:49 PM (2)
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