Prometheus could allow an attacker to execute remote PHP code

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

Description:

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.


Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

No remedy available as of July 1, 2014.

References:

Platforms Affected:

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

Reported:

Oct 31, 2002

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