CSRF Minefield: 1


  • Name: CSRF Minefield: 1
  • Date release: 15 May 2019



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CSRF-Minefield-V1.0.zip

(Size: 3.0 GB)


Welcome to CSRF Minefield!

CSRF Minefield is an Ubuntu Server 18.04 based virtual machine, that is heavily ridden with Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) vulnerabilities. This VM hosts 11 real-world web applications that were found vulnerable to CSRF vulnerability and your aim is to find them and detonate them before they explode the target network.

What is CSRF?

Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) is an attack that forces an end user to execute unwanted actions on a web application in which they're currently authenticated. CSRF attacks specifically target state-changing requests, not theft of data, since the attacker has no way to see the response to the forged request. - OWASP

How to find or test for a CSRF vulnerability?

As a starting point, you can use the following resources by the OWASP Project:

OWASP Testing Guide OWASP Code Review Guide

List of Web applications included in this version of CSRF Minefield (along with access details):

  1. Bolt CMS 3.6.6
  2. http://192.168.126.162/bolt | Username:admin Password:admin123
  3. PilusCart 1.4.1
  4. http://192.168.126.162/pilus | Username:admin Password:admin123
  5. zzzphp CMS 1.6.1
  6. http://192.168.126.162/zzzphp | Admin link: http://192.168.126.162/zzzphp/admin537/login.php | Username:admin Password:admin123
  7. CMSSite 1.0
  8. http://192.168.126.162/cmssite/ | Username:victor Password:victor
  9. OOP CMS Blog 1.0
  10. http://192.168.126.162/oop/ | Admin link: http://192.168.126.162/oop/admin | Username:admin Password:123
  11. Integria IMS 5.0.83
  12. http://192.168.126.162/integriaims/ | Username:admin Password:integria
  13. ZeusCart 4.0
  14. http://192.168.126.162/zeuscart/ | Admin link: http://192.168.126.162/zeuscart/admin | Username:admin Password:admin123
  15. WSTMart 2.0.8
  16. http://192.168.126.162/wstmart/ | Admin link: http://192.168.126.162/wstmart/admin.php | Username:admin Password:admin123
  17. Simple Online Hotel Reservation System
  18. http://192.168.126.162/hotelcal | Admin link: http://192.168.126.162/hotelcal/admin | Username:admin Password:admin
  19. OrientDB 3.0.17 GA Community Edition
    • Command to start web app:/opt/orient/bin/server.sh | http://192.168.126.162:2480/studio/index.html | Username:root Password:toor
  20. Apache CouchDB 2.3.1
    • Command to start web app:/opt/couchdb/bin/couchdb | http://192.168.126.162:5984/_utils/index.html | Username:root Password:toor

How to get started?

  1. Download the VM from here and extract the Zip file.
  2. Import / Open OVF with VMWare Player or VMWare Workstation
  3. Run the VM
  4. Access the VM on IP address 192.168.126.162
  5. VM login details:
  6. Username: ptlab
  7. Password: ptlab
  8. To login as root: sudo su //(password same as above)
  9. Start hunting!
  10. There might be a few vulnerabilities of other kind. Let's see if you can find them as well.

In case you run into any troubles, contact me on @yaksas443 (twitter) or csc[at]yaksas[dot]in

May the force be with you!

---------------SPOILERS AHEAD!!--------------------

Credits (vulnerability researchers):

  1. Bolt CMS 3.6.6 - FelipeGaspar
  2. PilusCart 1.4.1 - Gionathan Reale
  3. zzzphp CMS 1.6.1 - Yang Chenglong
  4. CMSSite 1.0 - Mr Winst0n
  5. OOP CMS Blog 1.0 - Mr Winst0n
  6. Integria IMS 5.0.83 - Javier Olmedo
  7. ZeusCart 4.0 - mqt
  8. WSTMart 2.0.8 - linfeng
  9. Simple Online Hotel Reservation System - Mr Winst0n
  10. OrientDB 3.0.17 GA Community Edition - Ozer Goker
  11. Apache CouchDB 2.3.1 - Ozer Goker




  • Filename: CSRF-Minefield-V1.0.zip
  • File size: 3.0 GB
  • MD5: 8978E6940110D281904EA95E37F100BF
  • SHA1: A6CCA2E12DA89975E49CAE427F23A60D3FB780AB


  • Format: Virtual Machine (Virtualbox - OVA)
  • Operating System: Linux


  • DHCP service: Enabled
  • IP address: Automatically assign