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FUDforum < 2.7.1 Avatar Upload Vulnerability

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Checks for avatar upload vulnerability in FUDforum < 2.7.1

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

The remote web server contains a PHP application that permits for
arbitrary code execution.

Description :

The remote host is running FUDforum, an open-source web forum written
in PHP.

According to its banner, the version of FUDforum installed on the
remote host may permit an authenticated attacker to upload a file with
arbitrary PHP code as an avatar image and later run that code subject
to the rights of the web server user id.

See also :

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2005-08/0394.html
http://fudforum.org/forum/index.php?t=msg&th=5470&start=0&

Solution :

Upload to FUDforum 2.7.1 or later.

Network Security Threat Level:

Low / CVSS Base Score : 3
(AV:R/AC:H/Au:R/C:P/A:P/I:P/B:N)

Networks Security ID: 14678

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

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