PIXMA MG7500 Series vulnerable to cross-site request forgery


PIXMA MG7500 Series provided by Canon Inc. contain a cross-site request forgery vulnerability.

TOMITA Ryo of Fukuoka Junior High School attached to the Fukuoka University of Education (FUE) reported this vulnerability to IPA.
JPCERT/CC coordinated with the developer under Information Security Early Warning Partnership.
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

  • PIXMA MG7500 Series Inkjet Printer


If a user views a malicious page while logged into the Remote UI, unintended operations may be performed.

[Apply a Workaround]
The following workaround can mitigate the affects of this vulnerability.
* Do not access other websites while logged into the Remote UI
Vendor Information

CWE (What is CWE?)

  1. Cross-Site Request Forgery(CWE-352) [IPA Evaluation]
CVE (What is CVE?)

  1. CVE-2015-5631

  1. JVN : JVN#07427376
  2. National Vulnerability Database (NVD) : CVE-2015-5631
Revision History

  • [2015/09/11]
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