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.


Home >> Browse Vulnerability Assessment Database >> CGI abuses >> vCard match Parameter Remote File Inclusion Vulnerability


Vulnerability Assessment Details

vCard match Parameter Remote File Inclusion Vulnerability

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Checks for match parameter remote file inclusion vulnerability in vCard

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

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

Description :

The remote host appears to be running vCard, a web-based electronic
postcard application from Belchior Foundry and written in PHP.

The version of vCard installed on the remote host fails to sanitize
the 'match' parameter before using it in the 'admin/define.inc.php'
script to read other files. By leveraging this flaw, an
unauthenticated attacker may be able to execute script files from
third-party hosts.

See also :

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2005-10/0347.html

Solution :

Restrict access to the vCard's 'admin' directory using, say, a
.htaccess file.

Network Security Threat Level:

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6
(AV:R/AC:H/Au:NR/C:P/A:P/I:P/B:N)

Networks Security ID: 15207

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

Cables, Connectors

Dell Inspiron 15-3567 15.6" HDD Hard Drive Caddy +HDD Connector +Screws LT07
$12.95
Dell Inspiron 15-3567 15.6WD Red 8TB [WD80EFZX] HDD - 5400 RPM Class SATA 6 Gb/s 128MB Cache 3.5 Inch
$169.99
WD Red 8TB [WD80EFZX] HDD - 5400 RPM Class SATA 6 Gb/s 128MB Cache 3.5 Inch pictureWD 8TB [WD80EMAZ] HDD - 5400 RPM Class SATA 6 Gb/s 256MB Cache 3.5 Inch
$159.99
WD 8TB [WD80EMAZ] HDD - 5400 RPM Class SATA 6 Gb/s 256MB Cache 3.5 Inch pictureDell PowerEdge T610 T620 T710 Server SAS 2.5" Hard Drive Caddy Tray G176J
$12.99
Dell PowerEdge T610 T620 T710 Server SAS 2.5


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.