Vulnerability Assessment & Network Security Forums



If through a vulnerability assessment, a network security issue is detected for the vulnerability below, applying the appropriate security patches in a timely matter is very important.  If you have detected that your system has already been compromised, following CERT's Network Security recovery document will assist with recommended steps for system recovery.


Home >> Browse Vulnerability Assessment Database >> CGI abuses >> CodeGrrl Applications Remote File Inclusion Vulnerabilities


Vulnerability Assessment Details

CodeGrrl Applications Remote File Inclusion Vulnerabilities

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Checks for remote file inclusion vulnerabilities in CodeGrrl applications

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

The remote web server contains a PHP application that is affected by a
remote file inclusion vulnerability.

Description :

The remote host appears to be running at least one of the PHP
applications from CodeGrrl - PHPCalendar, PHPClique, PHPFanBase, or
PHPQuotes. Under certain conditions, these applications fail to
sanitize input to the 'siteurl' parameter of the 'protection.php'
script before using it in a PHP 'include' function. Provided PHP's
'register_globals' setting is enabled, an unauthenticated attacker can
exploit this issue to view arbitrary files on the remote host and to
execute arbitrary PHP code, possibly taken from third-party hosts.

See also :

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/416525/30/30/threaded

Solution :

Enable PHP's 'register_globals' setting.

Network Security Threat Level:

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.3
(AV:R/AC:L/Au:NR/C:P/I:N/A:N/B:N)

Networks Security ID: 15417

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2006 Tenable Network Security

Cables, Connectors

IBM DX360 M3 SERVER E5506 2.13GHZ 32GB 2 X 300GB 10K SAS NO GPU CONNECTX-2
$1159.0
IBM DX360 M3 SERVER E5506 2.13GHZ 32GB 2 X 300GB 10K SAS NO GPU CONNECTX-2 pictureIBM HS22 BLADECENTER SERVER TWO E5506 2.13GHZ 48GB 2 X 300GB 15K SAS
$659.0
IBM HS22 BLADECENTER SERVER TWO E5506 2.13GHZ 48GB 2 X 300GB 15K SAS pictureIBM SYSTEM X3650 M3 8B SERVER TWO L5630 2.13GHZ 32GB 8 X 600GB 10K SAS
$2199.0
IBM SYSTEM X3650 M3 8B SERVER TWO L5630 2.13GHZ 32GB 8 X 600GB 10K SAS pictureIBM POWER SUPPLY 835W FOR IBM X3650 SERVER 24R2731
$55.0
IBM POWER SUPPLY 835W FOR IBM X3650 SERVER 24R2731 picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.