Improper Authentication in Burden
|Vulnerable Versions:||1.8 and probably prior|
|Advisory Publication:||December 18, 2013 [without technical details]|
|Vendor Notification:||December 18, 2013|
|Vendor Fix:||December 18, 2013|
|Public Disclosure:||January 8, 2014|
|Latest Update:||January 6, 2014|
|Vulnerability Type:||Improper Authentication [CWE-287]|
|CVSSv2 Base Score:||7.5 (AV:N/AC:L/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 discovered vulnerability in application authentication mechanism in Burden, which can be exploited by remote non-authenticated attacker to gain administrative access to the vulnerable application.
|Update to Burden 1.8.1|
| High-Tech Bridge Advisory HTB23192 - https://www.htbridge.com/advisory/HTB23192 - Improper Authentication in Burden.|
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