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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-5221

The account_save action in admin/userinfo.php in wPortfolio 0.3 and earlier does not require authentication and does not require knowledge of the original password, which allows remote attackers to change the admin account password via modified password and password_retype parameters.
Publish Date : 2008-11-25 Last Update Date : 2017-09-28
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.5
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access User
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID 287

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-5221

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Wportfolio Wportfolio 0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Wportfolio Wportfolio 0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Wportfolio Wportfolio 2

- References For CVE-2008-5221

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/46772
XF wportfolio-userinfo-security-bypass(46772)
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/7170
EXPLOIT-DB 7170
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/3219
VUPEN ADV-2008-3219
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32384
BID 32384 wPortfolio '/admin/userinfo.php' Authentication Bypass Vulnerability Release Date:2008-11-21
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/4631
SREASON 4631

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-5221

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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