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CVE-2011-2978

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2011-08-13 bugzilla -- multiple vulnerabilities

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Details

Type Candidate
Name CVE-2011-2978
Phase Assigned(20110801)

Description

Bugzilla 2.16rc1 through 2.22.7, 3.0.x through 3.3.x, 3.4.x before 3.4.12, 3.5.x, 3.6.x before 3.6.6, 3.7.x, 4.0.x before 4.0.2, and 4.1.x before 4.1.3 does not prevent changes to the confirmation e-mail address (aka old_email field) for e-mail change notifications, which makes it easier for remote attackers to perform arbitrary address changes by leveraging an unattended workstation.

References

Source Reference
CONFIRM http://www.bugzilla.org/security/3.4.11/
CONFIRM https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=670868
DEBIAN DSA-2322
BID 49042
OSVDB 74301
SECUNIA 45501
XF bugzilla-account-sec-bypass(69036)