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Vulnerability Assessment Details
Checks for YaPiG version
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment
The remote web server contains a PHP application that is prone to
arbitrary PHP code injection vulnerabilities.
The remote host is running YaPiG, a web-based image gallery written in
The remote version of YaPiG may permit a remote attacker to execute
malicious scripts on a vulnerable system. This issue exists due to a
lack of sanitization of user-supplied data. It is reported that an
attacker may be able to upload content that will be saved on the
server with a '.php' extension. When this file is requested by the
attacker, the contents of the file will be parsed and executed by the
PHP engine, rather than being sent. Successful exploitation of this
issue may permit a possible hacker to execute malicious script code on a
See also :
Upgrade to YaPiG 0.92.2 or later.
Network Security Threat Level:
High / CVSS Base Score : 7
Networks Security ID: 10891
Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2004 David Maciejak
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