Drupal menu.module Menu Item Creation Page Restriction Bypass

2006-03-13T07:47:37
ID OSVDB:23909
Type osvdb
Reporter OSVDB
Modified 2006-03-13T07:47:37

Description

Vulnerability Description

Drupal contains a flaw that may lead to an unauthorized information disclosure. When "menu.module" is used to create a menu item, the referenced page will be accessible by everyone, bypassing the expected page restriction. This may allow admin pages to be accessed by a remote attacker, resulting in a loss of confidentiality.

Solution Description

Upgrade to version 4.5.8, 4.6.6 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.

Short Description

Drupal contains a flaw that may lead to an unauthorized information disclosure. When "menu.module" is used to create a menu item, the referenced page will be accessible by everyone, bypassing the expected page restriction. This may allow admin pages to be accessed by a remote attacker, resulting in a loss of confidentiality.

References:

Vendor URL: http://drupal.org/ Vendor Specific Advisory URL Vendor Specific Advisory URL Secunia Advisory ID:19257 Secunia Advisory ID:19245 Related OSVDB ID: 23910 Related OSVDB ID: 23911 Related OSVDB ID: 23912 Mail List Post: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2006-02/1465.html Keyword: DRUPAL-SA-2006-001 ISS X-Force ID: 25197 CVE-2006-1227