Secunia Research: RunCMS Cross-Site Request Forgery Vulnerability

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                     Secunia Research 30/03/2011

	  - RunCMS Cross-Site Request Forgery Vulnerability -

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Table of Contents

Affected Software...................................................1
Severity............................................................2
Vendor's Description of Software....................................3
Description of Vulnerability........................................4
Solution............................................................5
Time Table..........................................................6
Credits.............................................................7
References..........................................................8
About Secunia.......................................................9
Verification.......................................................10

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1) Affected Software 

* RunCMS version 2.2.2

NOTE: Other versions may also be affected.

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2) Severity 

Rating: Less Critical
Impact: Cross Site Scripting
Where:  From remote

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3) Vendor's Description of Software

"Reliable - Unique - Nocost"

Product Link:
http://www.runcms.org/

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4) Description of Vulnerability

Secunia Research has discovered a vulnerability in RunCMS, which can 
be exploited by malicious people to conduct cross-site request forgery 
attacks.

The application allows users to perform certain actions via HTTP 
requests without performing any validity checks to verify the 
requests. This can be exploited to e.g. add arbitrary news articles 
or conduct script insertion attacks by tricking a user into visiting a
malicious web site while being logged-in to the application.

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5) Solution 

A fix is not currently available.

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6) Time Table

15/03/2011 - Vendor notified.
24/03/2011 - Vendor notified (2nd attempt).
30/03/2011 - Public disclosure.

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7) Credits 

Discovered by Secunia Research.

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8) References

The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) project has not 
currently assigned a CVE identifier for the vulnerability.

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10) Verification 

Please verify this advisory by visiting the Secunia website:
http://secunia.com/secunia_research/2011-29/

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