The create method in app/controllers/users_controller.rb in Foreman before 1.2.0-RC2 allows remote authenticated users with permissions to create or edit other users to gain privileges by (1) changing the admin flag or (2) assigning an arbitrary role.
Published 2013-07-31 13:20:25
Updated 2023-02-13 04:42:52
Source Red Hat, Inc.
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Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2013-2113

Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days EPSS Score History
~ 95 %
Percentile, the proportion of vulnerabilities that are scored at or less

Metasploit modules for CVE-2013-2113

  • Foreman (Red Hat OpenStack/Satellite) users/create Mass Assignment
    Disclosure Date: 2013-06-06
    First seen: 2020-04-26
    This module exploits a mass assignment vulnerability in the 'create' action of 'users' controller of Foreman and Red Hat OpenStack/Satellite (Foreman 1.2.0-RC1 and earlier) by creating an arbitrary administrator account. For this exploit to work, your account must

CVSS scores for CVE-2013-2113

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CWE ids for CVE-2013-2113

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References for CVE-2013-2113

Products affected by CVE-2013-2113

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