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 >> CGI abuses >> Gallery < 2.0.3 Multiple Vulnerabilities


Vulnerability Assessment Details

Gallery < 2.0.3 Multiple Vulnerabilities

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Checks for IP spoofing in Gallery

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

The remote web server contains a PHP application that is affected by
multiple flaws.

Description :

The remote host is running Gallery, a web-based photo album
application written in PHP.

The version of Gallery installed on the remote host permits a possible hacker
to spoof his IP address with a bogus 'X_FORWARDED_FOR' HTTP header.
An authenticated attacker can reportedly leverage this flaw to launch
cross-site scripting attacks by adding comments to a photo as well as
other attacks.

In addition, the application reportedly fails to validate a session id
before using it, which can be used to delete arbitrary files on the
remote host subject to the rights of the web server user id.

See also :

http://www.gulftech.org/?node=research&article_id=00106-03022006
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/426655/30/0/threaded
http://gallery.menalto.com/gallery_2.0.3_released

Solution :

Upgrade to Gallery 2.0.3 or later.

Network Security Threat Level:

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.7
(AV:R/AC:L/Au:NR/C:P/I:P/A:N/B:N)

Networks Security ID: 16940, 16948

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2007 Tenable Network Security

Cables, Connectors

Samsung SE450 Series S24E450DL
$179.99
Samsung SE450 Series S24E450DL picture5X 6FT USB TO 30PIN ORANGE CABLE DATA SYNC POWER CHARGING FOR SAMSUNG GALAXY TAB
$6.39
5X 6FT USB TO 30PIN ORANGE CABLE DATA SYNC POWER CHARGING FOR SAMSUNG GALAXY TAB pictureMixed Lot 257, 6 pcs. 1GB, PC2 Computer Ram Samsung, Nanya, Kingston
$6.99
Mixed Lot 257, 6 pcs.  1GB, PC2 Computer Ram Samsung, Nanya, Kingston pictureMixed Lot 256, 14 pcs. 1GB, PC2 Computer Ram Hynix, Samsung, Nanya, DSL
$12.99
Mixed Lot 256, 14 pcs.  1GB, PC2 Computer Ram Hynix, Samsung, Nanya, DSL picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.