PhpDig remote includes/config.php PHP file include

phpdig-config-file-include (14826) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


PhpDig could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code. A remote attacker could allow a remote attacker to include malicious PHP files, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by the includes/config.php script. A remote attacker could send a specially-crafted URL request to a vulnerable system using the $relative_script_path variable to specify a malicious file from a remote system as a parameter, which would allow the attacker to execute code on the vulnerable system.


Gain Access


No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.


  • BugTraq Mailing List, Wed Jan 14 2004 - 11:14:15 CST : PhpDig 1.6.x: remote command execution.
  • PhpDig Web page: kernelpaniklabs Web site.
  • BID-9424: PHPDig Config.PHP Include Remote Command Execution Vulnerability
  • CVE-2004-0068: PHP remote file inclusion vulnerability in config.php for PhpDig 1.6.5 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary PHP code by modifying the $relative_script_path parameter to reference a URL on a remote web server that contains the code.
  • OSVDB ID: 3505: PhpDig config.php relative_script_path Parameter Remote File Inclusion

Platforms Affected:

  • kernalpaniklabs PhpDig 1.6.x


Jan 14, 2004

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