Bug 497493 (CVE-2009-0662) - CVE-2009-0662 plone: authentication flaw in login form
Summary: CVE-2009-0662 plone: authentication flaw in login form
Alias: CVE-2009-0662
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
QA Contact:
URL: http://web.nvd.nist.gov/view/vuln/det...
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2009-04-24 09:37 UTC by Tomas Hoger
Modified: 2021-10-19 09:07 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
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Last Closed: 2021-10-19 09:07:11 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)
Upstream patch (565 bytes, patch)
2009-04-24 09:50 UTC, Tomas Hoger
no flags Details | Diff

Description Tomas Hoger 2009-04-24 09:37:49 UTC
Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures assigned an identifier CVE-2009-0662 to the following vulnerability:

Quoting upstream security advisory:

  Karen Chan of Isotoma Limited found a bug in the login form
  handling of Plone 3.x. An already authenticated user could
  exploit this error and assume the identity of another user.


Affected version (from upstream advisory):
All Plone 3.x releases are affected.
Plone 2.5 and earlier releases are not affected.

Comment 1 Tomas Hoger 2009-04-24 09:50:53 UTC
Created attachment 341134 [details]
Upstream patch

Comment 2 Tomas Hoger 2009-04-24 09:51:39 UTC
Plone currently only seem to be shipped in EPEL5, no other Fedora version has plone at the moment.

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