#VU58368 Improper Authentication


Published: 2021-11-25

Vulnerability identifier: #VU58368

Vulnerability risk: High

CVSSv3.1: 8.5 [CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H/E:U/RL:O/RC:C]

CVE-ID: N/A

CWE-ID: CWE-287

Exploitation vector: Network

Exploit availability: No

Vulnerable software:
Passbolt API
Web applications / Other software

Vendor: Passbolt

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to bypass authentication process.

The vulnerability exists due to JWT key confusion issue. A remote attacker can bypass authentication process and gain unauthorized access to the application.

Mitigation
Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

Passbolt API: 3.3.0

CPE

External links
http://github.com/passbolt/passbolt_api/releases/tag/v3.3.1


Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.


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