Vulnerability identifier: #VU28244
Vulnerability risk: Low
Exploitation vector: Network
Exploit availability: No
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to perform cross-site request forgery attacks.
The vulnerability exists due to insufficient validation of the HTTP request origin in the "authenticity_token" meta tag. A remote attacker can trick the victim to visit a specially crafted web page and perform arbitrary actions on behalf of the victim on the vulnerable website.
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Vulnerable software versions
actionpack: 6.0.0 - 6.0.3 rc1, 5.2.0 - 18.104.22.168, 5.1.0 - 5.1.7 rc1, 5.0.0 - 22.214.171.124
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?