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 >> Gentoo Local Security Checks >> [GLSA-200507-08] phpGroupWare, eGroupWare: PHP script injection vulnerability


Vulnerability Assessment Details

[GLSA-200507-08] phpGroupWare, eGroupWare: PHP script injection vulnerability

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
phpGroupWare, eGroupWare: PHP script injection vulnerability

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200507-08
(phpGroupWare, eGroupWare: PHP script injection vulnerability)


The XML-RPC implementations of phpGroupWare and eGroupWare fail to
sanitize input sent to the XML-RPC server using the "POST" method.

Impact

A remote attacker could exploit the XML-RPC vulnerability to
execute arbitrary PHP script code by sending specially crafted XML data
to the XML-RPC servers of phpGroupWare or eGroupWare.

Workaround

There are no known workarounds at this time.

References:
http://www.cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2005-1921


Solution:
All phpGroupWare users should upgrade to the latest available
version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=www-app/phpgroupware-0.9.16.006"
All eGroupWare users should upgrade to the latest available
version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=www-app/egroupware-1.0.0.008"


Network Security Threat Level: High


Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: (C) 2005 Michel Arboi

Cables, Connectors

Dell PowerEdge R720xd 2x E5-2620 2.0GHz 6 Core 32GB 12x 1TB 7.2K SATA H710P
$1349.8
Dell PowerEdge R720xd 2x E5-2620 2.0GHz 6 Core 32GB 12x 1TB 7.2K SATA H710P pictureDell PowerEdge R720 2x E5-2640 v2 2.0Ghz 8 Core 384GB 8x 4TB 7.2K SAS H710
$4700.0
Dell PowerEdge R720 2x E5-2640 v2 2.0Ghz 8 Core 384GB 8x 4TB 7.2K SAS H710 pictureDell PowerEdge R630 2x E5-2680v3 2.5GHz 12 Core 128GB 8x 1.8TB 10K 12Gb/s
$5151.38
Dell PowerEdge R630 2x E5-2680v3 2.5GHz 12 Core 128GB 8x 1.8TB 10K 12Gb/s picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.