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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-6506

Unspecified vulnerability in phpBB before 3.0.4 allows attackers to bypass intended access restrictions and activate de-activated accounts via unknown vectors.
Publish Date : 2009-03-23 Last Update Date : 2017-08-16
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
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 None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Bypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 264

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-6506

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Phpbb Phpbb 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Phpbb Phpbb 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Phpbb Phpbb 2.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Phpbb Phpbb 2.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Phpbb Phpbb 2.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Phpbb Phpbb 2.0.22 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Phpbb Phpbb 2.01 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Phpbb Phpbb 3.0 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Phpbb Phpbb 3.0 RC6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Phpbb Phpbb 3.0 RC3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Phpbb Phpbb 3.0 RC4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Phpbb Phpbb 3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Phpbb Phpbb 3.0 RC5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Phpbb Phpbb 3.0 RC7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Phpbb Phpbb 3.0 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Phpbb Phpbb 3.0 RC8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Phpbb Phpbb 3.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Phpbb Phpbb 3.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Phpbb Phpbb 3.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Phpbb Phpbb 19

- References For CVE-2008-6506
XF phpbb-account-activation-security-bypass(47370) CONFIRM
BID 32842 phpBB Account Re-Activation Authentication Bypass Vulnerability Release Date:2009-03-30 CONFIRM
MLIST [oss-security] 20090206 CVE request: phpbb < 3.0.4

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-6506

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