A security issue has been reported in phpBB, which can be exploited by malicious users to bypass certain security restrictions.
The application does not properly restrict access to the functionality required to activate deactivated accounts. This can be exploited to re-activate deactivated accounts without the required privileges.
This security issue is reported in versions prior to 3.0.4.
Solution: Update to version 3.0.4
Provided and/or discovered by: The vendor credits Jorick.
Original Advisory: http://www.phpbb.com/support/documents.php?mode=changelog&version=3
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