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Vulnerability Assessment Details

Simple PHP Blog blog_language Parameter Local File Include Vulnerability

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Tries to read a file using Simple PHP Blog

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

The remote web server contains a PHP script that is affected by a
local file include flaw.

Description :

The remote host is running Simple PHP Blog, a blog written in PHP.

The version of Simple PHP Blog installed on the remote host fails to
sanitize input to the 'blog_language' parameter of the 'install05.php'
script before using it in a PHP 'require_once()' function. An
unauthenticated attacker may be able to exploit this issue to view
arbitrary files or to execute arbitrary PHP code on the affected host.

See also :

http://www.milw0rm.com/exploits/1581
http://www.simplephpblog.com/index.php?entry=entry060317-173547

Solution :

Upgrade to Simple PHP Blog version 0.4.7.2 or later.

Network Security Threat Level:

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.0
(AV:R/AC:L/Au:NR/C:P/I:P/A:P/B:N)

Networks Security ID: 17102

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

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