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Open Redirection Vulnerability in OpalCMS

Information
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Name :  Open Redirection Vulnerability in OpalCMS
Software :  OpalCMS 0.9.1 and possibly below.
Vendor Homepage :  http://www.hulihanapplications.com/projects/opal
Vulnerability Type :  Open Redirection
Severity :  Medium
Researcher :  Omar Kurt
Advisory Reference :  NS-13-005

Description
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Opal is a powerful Item & Content Management System powered by Ruby on Rails. You can use Opal for blogging, listing items, storing files/images/videos, or for powering any awesome website.

Details
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Opal is affected by Open Redirection vulnerability in version 0.9.1.

  • http://example.com/items/set_list_type?list_type=simple&redirect_to=http://www.netsparker.com?

You can read the full article about Open Redirection vulnerabilities from here :

Solution
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https://github.com/hulihanapplications/Opal/issues/24

Advisory Timeline
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30/04/2013 - First contact
01/05/2013 - Second contact - Sent the vulnerability details
01/05/2013 - OpalCMS replied
24/07/2013 - Third contact - No response
01/08/2013 - Advisory Released

Credits
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It has been discovered on testing of Netsparker Web Application Security Scanner.

References
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Vendor Url / Patch : https://github.com/hulihanapplications/Opal/issues/24
MSL Advisory Link : /open-redirection-vulnerability-in-opal-cms/
Netsparker Advisories : /netsparker-advisories/

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