Security Advisory

Back to advisories

Missing ownership check on remote wipe endpoint (NC-SA-2020-018)

18th March 2020

Risk level: Low

CVSS v3 Base Score: 7.7 (AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:N/I:N/A:H)

CWE: Insecure Direct Object Reference (CWE-639)

HackerOne report: 819807

Description

An Insecure direct object reference vulnerability in Nextcloud Server 18.0.2 allowed an attacker to remote wipe devices of other users when sending a malicious request directly to the endpoint.

Affected Software

  • Nextcloud Server < 18.0.3 (CVE-2020-8154)
  • Nextcloud Server < 17.0.5 (CVE-2020-8154)

Action Taken

The error has been fixed.

Resolution

It is recommended that the Nextcloud Server is upgraded to 18.0.3.

Acknowledgements

The Nextcloud team thanks the following people for their research and responsible disclosure of the above advisory:

  • Tommy Suriel - Vulnerability discovery and disclosure.

This advisory is licensed CC BY-SA 4.0.

You have javascript disabled. We tried to make sure the basics of our website work but some functionality will be missing.

This website is using cookies. By visiting you agree with our privacy policy. That's Fine