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.
Vulnerability Assessment Details
Check if phpDocumentor is vulnerable to remote file inclusion flaws
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment
The remote web server contains a PHP script that is prone to file
phpDocumentor is a automatic documentation generator for PHP.
The remote host appears to be running the web-interface of
This version does not properly sanitize user input in the
'file_dialog.php' file and a test file called 'bug-559668.php' It is
possible for a possible hacker to include remote files and execute arbitrary
commands on the remote system, and display the content of sensitive
This flaw is exploitable if PHP's 'register_globals' setting is
See also :
Disable PHP's 'register_globals' setting.
Network Security Threat Level:
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.0
Networks Security ID: 16080
Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2006 Ferdy Riphagen
No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.