Zero-day vulnerability in ColdFusion

Authentication bypass

Vulnerability details

Advisory: SB2013010401 - Multiple vulnerabilities in Adobe ColdFusion

Vulnerable component: ColdFusion

CVE-ID: CVE-2013-0629

CVSSv3 score: CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N/E:H/RL:O/RC:C

CWE-ID: CWE-287 - Improper Authentication


The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to bypass authentication.

The vulnerability exists due to an error in authentication process, when a password is not configured. A remote unauthenticated attacker can gain unauthorized access to restricted directories.

Successful exploitation of this vulnerability results in unauthorized gaining access to the directories.

Note: the vulnerability was being actively exploited.

Public Exploits: