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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-6493 (1 public exploit)

Cross-site request forgery (CSRF) vulnerability in Rapid7 Nexpose Security Console before 5.5.4 allows remote attackers to hijack the authentication of unspecified victims for requests that delete scan data and sites via a request to data/site/delete.
Publish Date : 2014-02-04 Last Update Date : 2014-02-24
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) CSRF
CWE ID 352

- Products Affected By CVE-2012-6493

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Rapid7 Nexpose 5.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Rapid7 Nexpose 5.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Rapid7 Nexpose 5.4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Rapid7 Nexpose 5.4.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Rapid7 Nexpose 5.4.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Rapid7 Nexpose 5.4.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Rapid7 Nexpose 5.4.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Rapid7 Nexpose 5.4.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Rapid7 Nexpose 5.4.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Rapid7 Nexpose 5.4.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Rapid7 Nexpose 5.4.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Rapid7 Nexpose 5.4.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Rapid7 Nexpose 5.4.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Rapid7 Nexpose 5.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Rapid7 Nexpose 5.5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Rapid7 Nexpose 15

- References For CVE-2012-6493
EXPLOIT-DB 23924 Nexpose Security Console CSRF Vulnerability Author:Robert Gilbert Release Date:2013-01-06 (multiple) webapps
BUGTRAQ 20130103 CVE-2012-6493 - Nexpose Security Console - Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-6493

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