MambelFish component for Mambo mambelfish.class.php file include

mambelfish-class-file-include (28431) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

The MambelFish component for Mambo could allow a remote attacker to include arbitrary files. A remote attacker could send a specially-crafted URL request to the mambelfish.class.php script using the mosConfig_absolute_path parameter to specify a malicious file from a remote system, which could allow the attacker to execute arbitrary code on the vulnerable Web server.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 7
  Access Vector: Remote
  Access Complexity: Low
  Authentication: Not Required
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: Partial
 
Temporal Score: 5.2
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

Upgrade to the latest version of MambelFish (1.5 or later), available from the MambelFish Web site. See References.

References:

  • MamboXchange Web site: MambelFish: Project Info.
  • BID-19574: MambelFish Mambo Component Mambelfish.Class.PHP Remote File Include Vulnerability
  • CVE-2006-4270: PHP remote file inclusion vulnerability in mambelfish.class.php in the mambelfish component (com_mambelfish) 1.1 and earlier for Mambo allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary PHP code via a URL in the mosConfig_absolute_path parameter.
  • OSVDB ID: 27989: MambelFish for Mambo/Joomla mambelfish.class.php mosConfig_absolute_path Parameter Remote File Inclusion
  • SA21544: Mambo MambelFish Component File Inclusion Vulnerability
  • VUPEN/ADV-2006-3312: MambelFish Component for Mambo mosConfig_absolute_path File Inclusion Vulnerability

Platforms Affected:

  • Mamboserver MambelFish component for Mambo 1.1 and prior

Reported:

Aug 17, 2006

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