baserCMS vulnerable to session management


baserCMS contains a vulnerability in session management.

baserCMS is an open-source Contents Management System (CMS). baserCMS contains a vulnerability in session management.
CVSS Severity (What is CVSS?)

CVSS V2 Severity:
Base Metrics 4.0 (Medium) [IPA Score]
  • Access Vector: Network
  • Access Complexity: High
  • Authentication: None
  • Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  • Integrity Impact: Partial
  • Availability Impact: None
Affected Products

baserCMS Users Community
  • baserCMS 1.6.15 and earlier


If a web server is hosting several websites, and baserCMS are installed on the respective websites, an administrator of a baserCMS can access baserCMS instance of the other website within the same hosting server.

[Update the software]
Update to the latest version according to the information provided by the developer.

[Apply a workaround]
The following workaround may mitigate the affects of this vulnerability.

* Rewrite app/config/core.php
For more information, refer to the developer's website.
Vendor Information

baserCMS Users Community
CWE (What is CWE?)

  1. No Mapping(CWE-noinfo) [IPA Evaluation]
CVE (What is CVE?)

  1. CVE-2012-1248

  1. JVN : JVN#53465692
  2. National Vulnerability Database (NVD) : CVE-2012-1248
Revision History

  • [2012/05/15]
      Web page was published