GPhotos index.php directory traversal

gphotos-index-directory-traversal (26428) The risk level is classified as LowLow Risk

Description:

GPhotos could allow a remote attacker to traverse directories and obtain sensitive information. A remote attacker could send specially-crafted requests to the index.php script using "dot dot" sequences (/../) in the 'rep' variable to traverse directories and obtain sensitive information from arbitrary directories on the system. This information could be used to launch other, more specific attacks on the vulnerable system.


Consequences:

Obtain Information

Remedy:

No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.

References:

Platforms Affected:

  • Visialis Gphotos 1.5

Reported:

May 13, 2006

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