Plume CMS /manager/frontinc/prepend.php file include

plumecms-frontinc-prepend-file-include (27699) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


Plume CMS could allow a remote attacker to include arbitrary files. A remote attacker could send a specially-crafted URL request to the /manager/frontinc/prepend.php script using the '_PX_config[manager_path]' parameter to specify a malicious file from a remote system, which could allow the attacker to execute arbitrary code on the vulnerable system.


Gain Access


Upgrade to the latest version of Plume CMS (1.0.4 or later), available from the Plume CMS Web site. See References.


  • BugTraq Mailing List, Fri May 26 2006 - 11:50:15 CDT : Plume CMS Remote File Include.
  • Plume CMS Web site: Download Plume CMS - PLUME CMS.
  • CVE-2006-2645: PHP remote file inclusion vulnerability in manager/frontinc/prepend.php for Plume 1.0.3 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a URL in the _PX_config[manager_path] parameter. NOTE: this is a different executable and affected version than CVE-2006-0725.
  • OSVDB ID: 28075: Plume CMS index.php _PX_config[manager_path] Parameter Remote File Inclusion
  • OSVDB ID: 28076: Plume CMS rss.php _PX_config[manager_path] Parameter Remote File Inclusion
  • OSVDB ID: 28077: Plume CMS search.php _PX_config[manager_path] Parameter Remote File Inclusion
  • SA20310: Plume CMS "/manager/frontinc/prepend.php" File Inclusion
  • SECTRACK ID: 1016165: Plume CMS Include File Bug in `manager_path` Parameter Permits Remote Code Execution

Platforms Affected:

  • Plume CMS Plume CMS 1.0.3


May 26, 2006

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