PHProg index.php file include
|phprog-index-file-include (28847)||Medium Risk|
PHProg could allow a remote attacker to include arbitrary files. A remote attacker could send a specially-crafted URL request to the index.php script using the lang parameter to specify a malicious file from the local system, which could allow the attacker to obtain sensitive information or execute arbitrary code on the vulnerable Web server.
Note: In order to exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code, the attacker would first be required to upload a malicious file or inject arbitrary commands into an existing file.
Upgrade to the latest version of PHProg (1.1 or later), available from the PHProg Web site. See References.
- Full-Disclosure Mailing List, Mon Sep 11 2006 - 04:03:49 CDT: PHProg : Local File Inclusion + XSS + Full path disclosure.
- PHProg Web site: PHProg. (This site is in French.)
- BID-19942: PHProg Multiple Input Validation Vulnerabilities
- BID-19957: RETIRED: PHProg Multiple Vulnerabilities
- CVE-2006-4753: Directory traversal vulnerability in index.php in PHProg before 1.1 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) in the lang parameter.
- OSVDB ID: 28822: PHProg index.php lang Parameter Traversal Arbitrary File Access
- SA21849: PHProg Multiple Vulnerabilities
- PHProg PHProg 1.0
Sep 11, 2006
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