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vulnerability alert CVE-2017-7178

Deluge: Cross Site Request Forgery via WebUI

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can trigger a Cross Site Request Forgery via WebUI of Deluge, in order to force the victim to perform operations.
Impacted products: Debian.
Severity: 2/4.
Creation date: 20/03/2017.
Identifiers: CVE-2017-7178, DLA-863-1, DSA-3856-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-22171.

Description of the vulnerability

The Deluge product offers a web service.

However, the origin of queries is not checked. They can for example originate from an image included in an HTML document.

An attacker can therefore trigger a Cross Site Request Forgery via WebUI of Deluge, in order to force the victim to perform operations.
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