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Vulnerability Assessment Details

vBulletin Init.PHP unspecified vulnerability

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Checks the version of vBulletin

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

The remote web server contains a PHP script that is affected by an
unspecified vulnerability.

Description :

According to its banner, the remote version of vBulletin is vulnerable
to an unspecified issue. It is reported that versions 3.0.0 through
to 3.0.4 are prone to a security flaw in 'includes/init.php'.
Successful exploitation requires that PHP's 'register_globals' setting
be enabled.

See also :

http://www.vbulletin.com/forum/showthread.php?t=125480

Solution :

Upgrade to vBulletin 3.0.5 or later.

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: 12299

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2005 David Maciejak

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