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Coppermine Gallery Remote Command Execution

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Searches for the existence of db_input.php

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is running Coppermine Gallery - a set of PHP scripts
designed to handle galleries of pictures.

This product has a vulnerability which permits a possible hacker to upload
a rogue jpeg file which may contain PHP commands, and therefore may
obtain a shell on this host.

Solution : Upgrade to Coppermine 1.1 beta 2
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID: 7300

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2003 Renaud Deraison

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