Type: ACL Failure
Vulnerable Version: 2013-12-14
Fixed Version: 2013-12-20
Whether you resell hosting or lease colocation space – you need to bill your customers. HostBill platform’s core components are designed to help you acquire customer, automate your services and ensure that invoices are paid on time.
It is possible for a restricted admin to access any client account using the ‘Login as Client’ feature due to an ACL failure. (A restricted admin can be someone only assigned to Billing or Support tasks.)
We have deemed this vulnerability to be rated as MEDIUM due to the fact that a restricted admin can access any client account exceeding their permissions.
This vulnerability was tested against HostBill v2013-12-14. (Yes, that is the version!)
This vulnerability was patched in HostBill v2013-12-20.
Vendor Contact Timeline:
2013-12-14: Vendor contacted via email.
2013-12-14: Vendor confirms vulnerability.
2013-12-20: Vendor issues 2013-12-20 update.
2013-12-20: Rack911 issues security advisory.