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Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls

CVE-2007-6383

Severity Medium
Score 5.5/10

Summary

The DAV component in Chandler Server (Cosmo) before 0.10.1 does not check resource creation permissions, which allows remote authenticated users to create arbitrary resources in another user's home collection.

  • LOW
  • NETWORK
  • SINGLE
  • PARTIAL
  • PARTIAL
  • NONE

CWE-264 - Permissions Privileges and Access Controls

CWE 264 (permissions, privileges, and access controls) is not a weakness in and of itself, rather it is a category of weaknesses related to the management of permissions, privileges, and other security features used to perform access control. If not addressed, the weaknesses in this category allow attackers to gain privileges for an unintended sphere of control, access sensitive information, and execute arbitrary commands.

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Advisory Timeline

  • Published