96890 : cPanel WHM Unsuspend Function Arbitrary Account Suspension Status Manipulation
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Disclosure Date
Time to Patch
26 days


cPanel WHM contains a flaw in the unsuspend function. The issue is due to the program failing to properly perform ownership and location checks on the virtual account password files. This may result in a suspended user becoming unsuspended.


Location: Remote / Network Access
Attack Type: Authentication Management
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Solution: Upgrade
Exploit: Exploit Private
Disclosure: Vendor Verified, Coordinated Disclosure
OSVDB: Authentication Required, Web Related


It has been reported that this issue has been fixed. Upgrade to version,,,,, or higher, to address this vulnerability.


cPanel, Inc.



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