Prometheus could allow an attacker to execute remote PHP code
|prometheus-php-file-include (10515)||Medium 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.
No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.
- BugTraq Mailing List, 2002-11-01 2:14:32: iDEFENSE Security Advisory 10.31.02b: Prometheus Application Framework Code Injection.
- iDEFENSE Security Advisory 10.31.02b: Prometheus Application Framework Code Injection.
- Prometheus Web site: Prometheus Project.
- BID-6087: Jason Orcutt Prometheus Remote File Include Vulnerability
- CVE-2002-1211: Prometheus 6.0 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary PHP code via a modified PROMETHEUS_LIBRARY_BASE that points to code stored on a remote server, which is then used in (1) index.php, (2) install.php, or (3) various test_*.php scripts.
- OSVDB ID: 14495: Prometheus all.lib PHP Code Execution
- Jason Orcutt Prometheus 3.0-beta
- Jason Orcutt Prometheus 4.0-beta
- Jason Orcutt Prometheus 6.0
Oct 31, 2002
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