CVE-2017-17672

Current Description

In vBulletin through 5.3.x, there is an unauthenticated deserialization vulnerability that leads to arbitrary file deletion and, under certain circumstances, code execution, because of unsafe usage of PHP's unserialize() in vB_Library_Template's cacheTemplates() function, which is a publicly exposed API. This is exploited with the templateidlist parameter to ajax/api/template/cacheTemplates.

Basic Data

PublishedDecember 14, 2017
Last ModifiedJanuary 02, 2018
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Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeCWE-502
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score7.5
SeverityHIGH
Exploitability Score10.0
Impact Score6.4
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

CVSS 3 - Version3.0
CVSS 3 - Vector StringCVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
CVSS 3 - Attack VectorNETWORK
CVSS 3 - Attack ComplexityLOW
CVSS 3 - Privileges RequiredNONE
CVSS 3 - User InteractionNONE
CVSS 3 - ScopeUNCHANGED
CVSS 3 - Confidentiality ImpactHIGH
CVSS 3 - Integrity ImpactHIGH
CVSS 3 - Availability ImpactHIGH
CVSS 3 - Base Score9.8
CVSS 3 - Base SeverityCRITICAL
Exploitability Score3.9
Base SeverityCRITICAL

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationVbulletinVbulletin5.0.0beta_11******
    2.3ApplicationVbulletinVbulletin5.0.0beta_28******
    2.3ApplicationVbulletinVbulletin********5.0.15.3.3

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Vbulletin Vbulletin *, 5.0.0

References

NameSourceURLTags
https://blogs.securiteam.com/index.php/archives/3573https://blogs.securiteam.com/index.php/archives/3573MISCExploit Third Party Advisory
43362https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/43362/EXPLOIT-DBExploit Third Party Advisory VDB Entry