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GeekLog Cookie Account Hijacking Vulnerability

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GeekLog Cookie Account Hijacking Vulnerability

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
03/25/2002
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/01/2004
Modified
12/04/2013

Description

Due to a serious design flaw in GeekLog, it is possible for any user to authenticate as any other user on the system, including the administrator, by modifying the cookie that GeekLog sets on each legitimate user's machine.

Solution(s)

  • http-geeklog-cookie-account-hijacking-patch

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