Public Date:
1043040: CVE-2013-6492 piranha: web UI authentication bypass using POST requests

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The Piranha Configuration Tool in Piranha 0.8.6 does not properly restrict access to webpages, which allows remote attackers to bypass authentication and read or modify the LVS configuration via an HTTP POST request.

Find out more about CVE-2013-6492 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score 5.8
Base Metrics AV:A/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Adjacent Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Clustering version 5 (piranha) RHSA-2014:0174 2014-02-13
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (piranha) RHSA-2014:0175 2014-02-13

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 piranha Affected