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Werk #6622: Fixed possible open redirect on login page

ComponentGUI
TitleFixed possible open redirect on login page
Date2018-09-17 20:39:21
Checkmk EditionCheckmk Raw Edition (CRE)
Checkmk Version1.4.0p36,1.6.0b1,1.5.0p5
LevelTrivial Change
ClassSecurity Fix
CompatibilityCompatible - no manual interaction needed

It was possible to redirect an user to external websites through manipulating GET parameters. To exploit this vulnerability, an attacker needs to trick a user into following a crafted URL. The attack only works if the user does not notice that he is redirected to a different URL.