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Missing permission check on resharing a board (NC-SA-2020-025)

8th April 2020

Risk level: Low

CVSS v3 Base Score: 7.3 (AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:H)

CWE: Improper Access Control - Generic (CWE-284)

HackerOne report: 827816


Improper access control in Nextcloud Deck 0.8.0 allowed an attacker to reshare boards shared with them with more permissions than they had themselves.

Affected Software

  • Nextcloud Deck < 0.8.1 (CVE-2020-8182)

Action Taken

The error has been fixed.


It is recommended that the Nextcloud Deck is upgraded to 0.8.1.


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

This advisory is licensed CC BY-SA 4.0.

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