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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2017-14163

An issue was discovered in Mahara before 15.04.14, 16.x before 16.04.8, 16.10.x before 16.10.5, and 17.x before 17.04.3. When one closes the browser without logging out of Mahara, the value in the usr_session table is not removed. If someone were to open a browser, visit the Mahara site, and adjust the 'mahara' cookie to the old value, they can get access to the user's account.
Publish Date : 2017-10-31 Last Update Date : 2019-10-02
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.5
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 Single system (The vulnerability requires an attacker to be logged into the system (such as at a command line or via a desktop session or web interface).)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID 384

- Products Affected By CVE-2017-14163

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mahara Mahara 15.04 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mahara Mahara 15.04 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Mahara Mahara 15.04.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Mahara Mahara 15.04.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Mahara Mahara 15.04.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Mahara Mahara 15.04.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Mahara Mahara 15.04.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Mahara Mahara 15.04.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Mahara Mahara 15.04.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Mahara Mahara 15.04.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Mahara Mahara 15.04.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Mahara Mahara 15.04.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Mahara Mahara 15.04.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Mahara Mahara 15.04.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Mahara Mahara 15.04.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Mahara Mahara 15.04.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Mahara Mahara 16.04 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Mahara Mahara 16.04 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Mahara Mahara 16.04.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Mahara Mahara 16.04.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Mahara Mahara 16.04.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Mahara Mahara 16.04.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Mahara Mahara 16.04.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Mahara Mahara 16.04.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Mahara Mahara 16.04.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Mahara Mahara 16.04.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Mahara Mahara 16.10 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Mahara Mahara 16.10 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Mahara Mahara 16.10.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Mahara Mahara 16.10.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Mahara Mahara 16.10.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Mahara Mahara 16.10.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Mahara Mahara 16.10.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Mahara Mahara 17.04 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Mahara Mahara 17.04 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application Mahara Mahara 17.04.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 Application Mahara Mahara 17.04.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 Application Mahara Mahara 17.04.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mahara Mahara 38

- References For CVE-2017-14163

https://bugs.launchpad.net/mahara/+bug/1701978 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2017-14163

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


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