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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   Adobe ColdFusion Vendors:   Adobe Systems Incorporated
Adobe ColdFusion Lets Remote Users Access CFC Methods
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1019806
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2008-1656   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Apr 9 2008
Impact:   User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 8, 8.0.1
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Adobe ColdFusion. A remote user can bypass security controls to access restricted functions.

A remote user can invoke CFC methods via Flex 2 remoting even if the access level is set to 'public'.

Impact:   A remote user can access CFC methods.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a patch ( Update instructions are included in in TechNote 403328, available at:

The vendor's advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:   Linux (Any), UNIX (AIX), UNIX (OS X), UNIX (Solaris - SunOS), Windows (2000), Windows (2003), Windows (Vista), Windows (XP)

Message History:   None.

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Date:  Tue, 8 Apr 2008 20:07:48 -0400


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