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From Leszek Gawron <>
Subject Re: Possible security problem with flowscript
Date Fri, 15 Oct 2004 12:22:23 GMT
Sylvain Wallez wrote:

> This has already been identified by Leszek Gawron. Although this is an 
> issue, it can only be exploited by hijacking a continuation ID which, if 
 > done, also means the ability to hijack the session ID and therefore the
 > associated authorizations.
not only ..

1. You login.
2. Do stuff.
3. Logout.
4. Even restart your computer.
5. Go to firefox cache - the page is there (still do not know why if I set 
caching headers properly).
5. The page loads from cache. The page 
content has a hidden input with valid continuation.
6. submit form.
7. the report is yours!

> The solution for this is the continuation-per-session manager, where a 
> continuation ID only exists within a given session.
Would you be so kind and review my solution for this? It is not quite finished 
(instrumentation and debug info is not implemented) but I am very eager to 
polish it if it could be useful to anyone but me.

Leszek Gawron                            
Project Manager                                    MobileBox sp. z o.o.
+48 (61) 855 06 67                    
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