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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-6563

engine/lib/access.php in Elgg before 1.8.5 does not properly clear cached access lists during plugin boot, which allows remote attackers to read private entities via unspecified vectors.
Publish Date : 2013-05-23 Last Update Date : 2017-08-28
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
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)
CWE ID 264

- Products Affected By CVE-2012-6563

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Elgg Elgg 1.7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Elgg Elgg 1.7.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Elgg Elgg 1.7.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Elgg Elgg 1.7.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Elgg Elgg 1.7.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Elgg Elgg 1.7.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Elgg Elgg 1.7.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Elgg Elgg 1.7.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Elgg Elgg 1.7.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Elgg Elgg 1.7.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Elgg Elgg 1.7.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Elgg Elgg 1.7.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Elgg Elgg 1.7.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Elgg Elgg 1.7.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Elgg Elgg 1.7.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Elgg Elgg 1.7.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Elgg Elgg 1.7.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Elgg Elgg 1.7.17 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Elgg Elgg 1.7.18 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Elgg Elgg Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Elgg Elgg 1.8.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Elgg Elgg 1.8.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Elgg Elgg 1.8.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Elgg Elgg 23

- References For CVE-2012-6563
XF elgg-multiple-security-bypass(75757)
BID 53623 Elgg Cross Site Scripting and Multiple Security Bypass Vulnerabilities Release Date:2013-05-24 CONFIRM CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-6563

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