Bug 978469 (CVE-2013-4193) - CVE-2013-4193 plone: Anonymous users capable to hide certain fields from content edit forms (typeswidget.py)
Summary: CVE-2013-4193 plone: Anonymous users capable to hide certain fields from cont...
Alias: CVE-2013-4193
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
QA Contact:
Depends On: 991015
Blocks: 973222
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2013-06-26 16:48 UTC by Jan Lieskovsky
Modified: 2019-09-29 13:05 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2015-08-22 15:59:53 UTC

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Description Jan Lieskovsky 2013-06-26 16:48:27 UTC
A security flaw was found in the way Plone, a user friendly and powerful content management system, enforced immutable setting on certain content edit forms. A remote attacker could use this flaw to provide a specially-crafted URL that would (in a non-persistent way) hide certain fields from these content edit forms, possibly leading to scenario such altered forms to be erroneously accepted by authenticated Plone user as valid.

Comment 2 Jan Lieskovsky 2013-08-01 09:15:00 UTC
The CVE identifier of CVE-2013-4193 has been assigned to this issue:

Comment 3 Jan Lieskovsky 2013-08-01 12:08:23 UTC
Created plone tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: epel-5 [bug 991015]

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