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Vulnerability Assessment Details
Tries to read a local file in CubeCart
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment
The remote web server contains a PHP application that suffers from
The version of CubeCart installed on the remote host fails to properly
sanitize user-supplied input to the 'gateway' parameter before using
it in the 'includes/content/gateway.inc.php' script to include PHP
code. An unauthenticated remote attacker may be able to exploit this
issue to view arbitrary files or to execute arbitrary PHP code on the
remote host, subject to the rights of the web server user id.
In addition, the application fails to initialize the 'searchArray' and
'links' array variables, which could be leveraged to launch SQL
injection and cross-site scripting attacks respectively against the
affected installation as long as PHP's 'register_globals' setting is
See also :
Either apply the patches referenced in the vendor advisory above or
upgrade to CubeCart version 3.0.13 or later.
Network Security Threat Level:
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.0
Networks Security ID: 19782
Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2007 Tenable Network Security
|Genuine::- Server 2012 R2 Standard or Datacenter Or Essentials - Retail Edition
|Intel Xeon X5567 SLBVA 3.06GHz 12M 6.40GT/s LGA1366 QC Server CPU Processor
|HP ProLiant DL360 G5 2x Quad-Core XEON 2.83GHz E5440 / 16GB RAM / 4x72GB SAS 15K
|Cisco / IBM M2 MCS-7845-I3 2x Quad-Core Xeon E5540 2.53GHz 8GB 2U Server
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