Prometheus could allow an attacker to execute remote PHP code

prometheus-php-file-include (10515) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


Prometheus could allow a remote attacker to execute commands on the Web server, caused by a lack of filtering by the all.lib library. A remote attacker could create a specially-crafted URL request to the index.php, install.php, or test_*.php script that references a malicious remote autoload.lib or prometheus-lib.path file, which could allow the attacker to execute commands on the server with privileges of the Web server process.


Gain Access


No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.


Platforms Affected:

  • Jason Orcutt Prometheus 3.0-beta
  • Jason Orcutt Prometheus 4.0-beta
  • Jason Orcutt Prometheus 6.0


Oct 31, 2002

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