PhpNewsManager "dot dot" directory traversal
|phpnewsmanager-dotdot-directory-traversal (15283)||Medium Risk|
PhpNewsManager could allow a remote attacker to traverse directories on the Web server. A remote attacker could send a specially-crafted HTTP request to the functions.php script containing "dot dot" (/../) sequences to traverse directories and view any file on the Web server.
No remedy available as of July 1, 2014.
- Zone-h Security Advisory ZH2004-09SA: PhpNewsManager Remote arbitrary files retrieving.
- BID-9720: phpNewsManager Functions Script File Disclosure Vulnerability
- CVE-2004-0327: Directory traversal vulnerability in functions.php in PhpNewsManager 1.46 allows remote attackers to retrieve arbitrary files via .. (dot dot) sequences in the clang parameter.
- OSVDB ID: 4026: phpNewsManager functions.php clang Parameter Traversal Arbitrary File Access
- Skintech PhpNewsManager 1.46
Feb 23, 2004
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