Hosting Controller Hidden Field Password Changing Vulnerability

Hosting Controller is an application which consolidates all hosting tasks into one interface. Hosting Controller runs on Microsoft Windows operating systems.

A problem has been discovered that could allow users with valid accounts via Hosting Controller to change arbitrary passwords. Hosting Controller uses a hidden field to specify the username when a password change is performed. By changing the name of the user specified in the hidden field, it is possible to change the password for that respective user.


 

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