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Vulnerability Assessment Details

FCKeditor Arbitrary File Upload Vulnerability

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Tries to use upload a file with PHP code using FCKeditor

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

The remote web server contains a PHP application that is affected by
an arbitrary file upload vulnerability.

Description :

The version of FCKeditor installed on the remote host permits an
unauthenticated attacker to upload arbitrary files containing, say,
PHP code, and then to execute them subject to the rights of the
web server user id.

See also :

http://www.fckeditor.net/whatsnew/default.html

Solution :

Either edit 'editor/filemanager/upload/php/config.php' to disable file
uploads or upgrade to FCKeditor 2.3beta or later.

Network Security Threat Level:

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

Networks Security ID: 18029

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

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