Vulnerability Note VU#865216
CodeLathe FileCloud is vulnerable to cross-site request forgery
Original Release date: 13 Jan 2017 | Last revised: 13 Jan 2017

Overview
CodeLathe FileCloud, version 13.0.0.32841 and earlier, is vulnerable to cross-site request forgery (CSRF).

Description
CWE-352: Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) – CVE-2016-6578
CodeLathe FileCloud is an "is an Enterprise File Access, Sync and Share solution that runs on-premise." FileCloud, version 13.0.0.32841 and earlier, contains a global cross-site request forgery (CSRF) vulnerability.

An attacker can perform actions with the same permissions as a victim user, provided the victim has an active session and is induced to trigger the malicious request.

Impact
A remote, unauthenticated attacker may be able to induce an authenticated user into making an unintentional request to the FileCloud server that will be treated as an authentic request.

Solution
Apply an update

The vendor has released version 14.0 to address this vulnerability. Users are encouraged to view the release notes and update to the latest release.

Vendor Information (Learn More)

VendorStatusDate NotifiedDate UpdatedCodeLatheAffected16 Sep 201614 Dec 2016If you are a vendor and your product is affected, let
us know.

CVSS Metrics (Learn More)

Group
Score
Vector

Base
6.8
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal
5.3
E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

Environmental
4.0
CDP:ND/TD:M/CR:ND/IR:ND/AR:ND

References

https://www.getfilecloud.com/

FileCloud Release Notes


https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/352.html

Credit

Thanks to Stéphane Adamiste for reporting this vulnerability.
This document was written by Joel Land.

Other Information

CVE IDs:
CVE-2016-6578

Date Public:
13 Jan 2017

Date First Published:
13 Jan 2017

Date Last Updated:
13 Jan 2017

Document Revision:
7

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