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|2013 Q4: 67%||2013 Q1: 100%|
|2013 Q3: 77%||2012 Q4: 68%|
|2013 Q2: 92%||2012 Q3: 69%|
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|2013 Q4: 8 days||2013 Q1: 13 days|
|2013 Q3: 13 days||2012 Q4: 26 days|
|2013 Q2: 30 days||2012 Q3: 22 days|
Сross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) in TestLink
|Vulnerable Versions:||1.9.3 and probably prior|
|Advisory Publication:||April 18, 2012 [without technical details]|
|Vendor Notification:||April 18, 2012|
|Vendor Fix:||September 2, 2012|
|Public Disclosure:||September 5, 2012|
|Latest Update:||May 30, 2012|
|Vulnerability Type:||Cross-Site Request Forgery [CWE-352]|
|CVSSv2 Base Score:||5.1 (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)|
|Solution Status:||Fixed by Vendor|
|Discovered and Provided:||High-Tech Bridge Security Research Lab|
High-Tech Bridge Security Research Lab has discovered vulnerabiliy in TestLink, which can be exploited to perform Сross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) attacks.
The application allows authorized users to perform certain actions via HTTP requests without making proper validity checks to verify the source of the requests. This can be exploited to add, delete or modify sensitive information, for example to change administrator's email.
An attacker should make logged-in administrator open a malicious link in the browser to exploit this vulnerability.
The following PoC will change administrator's email:
|Upgrade to TestLink 1.9.4|
Third-party disclosed vulnerability details on August 13, 2012 without vendor's patch: http://itsecuritysolutions.org/2012-08-13-TestLink-1.9.3-multiple-vulnerabilities/
| High-Tech Bridge Advisory HTB23088 - https://www.htbridge.com/advisory/HTB23088 - Сross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) in TestLink.|
 TestLink - http://www.teamst.org/ - An OpenSource test management tool which includes test specification, planning, reporting, requirements tracking and collaborate with well-known bug trackers.
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