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Zero-day vulnerabilities discovered: 1

Security bypass in vBulletin

Security bypass

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to bypass security restrictions on the target system.

The weakness exists due to an error in the upgrade.php script. By using the customerid, htmldata[password], htmldata[confirmpassword], and htmldata[email] parameters, a remote attacker can create administrative accounts.

Successful exploitation of the vulnerability results in security bypass on the vulnerable system.

Note: the vulnerability was being actively exploited.

Software: vBulletin

Known/fameous malware:

PHP/Exploit.CVE-2013-6129.A virus.