Threat Encyclopedia

CMS.Made.Simple.login.php.Remote.Password.Reset

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This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Privilege Escalation Vulnerability in CMS Made Simple.
The vulnerability is due to an error in the vulnerable application when handling a maliciously crafted request. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to reset the passwords of admin users on the affected system.

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CMS Made Simple 2.2.6 and prior

Impact

Privilege Escalation: Remote attackers can leverage their privilege on the vulnerable systems.

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Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor:
https://www.cmsmadesimple.org/2018/03/Announcing-CMSMS-2.2.7-Skookumchuck

CVE References

CVE-2018-10081