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Vulnerability of phpBB: Cross Site Request Forgery via Administration Control Panel BBCode

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can trigger a Cross Site Request Forgery via Administration Control Panel BBCode of phpBB, in order to force the victim to perform operations.
Severity of this announce: 2/4.
Creation date: 01/10/2019.
Références of this computer vulnerability: CVE-2019-16993, DLA-1942-1, DLA-1942-2, VIGILANCE-VUL-30481.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can trigger a Cross Site Request Forgery via Administration Control Panel BBCode of phpBB, in order to force the victim to perform operations.
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This computer weakness note impacts software or systems such as Debian.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this security bulletin is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of internet client.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this weakness announce.

Solutions for this threat

Debian 8: new phpbb3 packages.
New packages are available:
  Debian 8: phpbb3 3.0.12-5+deb8u4
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