Privilege Escalation

Affecting dotnetnuke.core package, versions [,7.4.1)

Overview

dotnetnuke.core is an open source web application framework.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Privilege Escalation. An attacker could reinstall the application and gain SuperUser access via a direct request to Install/InstallWizard.aspx.

Remediation

Upgrade dotnetnuke.core to version 7.4.1 or higher.

References

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CVSS Score

9.8
high severity
  • Attack Vector
    Network
  • Attack Complexity
    Low
  • Privileges Required
    None
  • User Interaction
    None
  • Scope
    Unchanged
  • Confidentiality
    High
  • Integrity
    High
  • Availability
    High
CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
CVE
CVE-2015-2794
CWE
CWE-265
Snyk ID
SNYK-DOTNET-DOTNETNUKECORE-60264
Disclosed
06 Feb, 2017
Published
05 Aug, 2018