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Vulnerability Assessment Details
Checks for multiple vulnerabilities in toendaCMS < 0.6.2.1
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment
The remote web server contains a PHP application that is affected by
The remote host is running toendaCMS, a content management and
weblogging system written in PHP.
The version of toendaCMS installed on the remote host permits an
unauthenticated attacker to read arbitrary files by manipulating the
'id_user' parameter of the 'engine/admin/admin.php' script. In
addition, it stores account and session data files in XML mode without
protection under the web root
a possible hacker can download these and gain
access to sensitive information such as password hashes. Finally, if
a possible hacker gains administrative access, he can upload files with
arbitrary PHP code through the gallery scripts and execute them
subject to the rights of the web server user id.
See also :
Upgrade to toendaCMS version 0.6.2.1 or later.
Network Security Threat Level:
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.2
Networks Security ID: 15348, 15351
Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2006 Tenable Network Security
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