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Siteframe LOCAL_PATH Remote File Include Vulnerability

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Checks for LOCAL_PATH remote file include vulnerability in Siteframe

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

The remote web server contains a PHP script that is prone to a remote
file include attack.

Description :

The remote host is running Siteframe, an open-source content
management system using PHP and MySQL.

The installed version of Siteframe does not properly sanitize the
'LOCAL_PATH' parameter of the 'siteframe.php' script before using it
to include files. By leveraging this flaw, a possible hacker is able to
view arbitrary files on the remote host and even execute arbitrary PHP
code, possibly taken from third-party hosts.

See also :

http://securitytracker.com/alerts/2005/Jun/1014150.html
http://v3.siteframe.org/document.php?id=483

Solution :

Patch 'siteframe.php' as suggested in the project document referenced
above.

Network Security Threat Level:

High / CVSS Base Score : 7
(AV:R/AC:L/Au:NR/C:P/A:P/I:P/B:N)

Networks Security ID: 13928

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

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