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Incorrect Authorization

CVE-2018-10212

Severity Medium
Score 5.4/10

Summary

An issue was discovered in Vaultize Enterprise File Sharing 17.05.31. There is improper authorization leading to creation of folders within another account via a modified device value.

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  • NETWORK
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  • UNCHANGED
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CWE-863 - Incorrect Authorization

Authorization is a security mechanism performed by an application to grant or deny access to the requested resources by verifying the privileges of the user. When an application lacks effective authorization mechanisms, it enables unauthorized users to gain unintended privileges and illegitimate access to resources. Such a vulnerability may result in exposure of sensitive information, denial of service, arbitrary code execution, and complete system takeover.

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Advisory Timeline

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