CVE-2014-3521

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2014-09-16
CWE:
CWE-862
Bugzilla:
1112813: CVE-2014-3521 luci: unauthorized administrative access granted to non-administrative users
It was discovered that various components in the luci site extension-related URLs were not properly restricted to administrative users. A remote, authenticated attacker could escalate their privileges to perform certain actions that should be restricted to administrative users, such as adding users and systems, and viewing log data.

Find out more about CVE-2014-3521 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 5.5
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication Single
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Clustering (v. 5 server) (conga) RHSA-2014:1194 2014-09-16

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 luci Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 conga Affected

Acknowledgements

This issue was discovered by Radek Steiger of Red Hat.

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