mcGallery PRO random2.php file include

mcgallerypro-random2-file-include (28848) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

mcGallery PRO could allow a remote attacker to include arbitrary files. A remote attacker could send a specially-crafted URL request to the random2.php script using the path_to_folder parameter to specify a malicious file from a remote or 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 using a local file, the attacker would first be required to upload a malicious file or inject arbitrary commands into an existing file.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 7
  Access Vector: Remote
  Access Complexity: Low
  Authentication: Not Required
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: Partial
 
Temporal Score: 5.7
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Unavailable
  Report Confidence: Uncorroborated

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

Refer to the mcGallery PRO Web site for patch information. See References.

References:

  • BugTraq Mailing List, Sun Sep 10 2006 - 08:20:56 CDT : SolpotCrew Advisory #8 - Mcgallerypro (path_to_folder) Remote File Inclusion.
  • McGallery PRO Web site: The new way to show photos, videos and Flash albums.
  • BID-19936: MCGalleryPRO Random2.PHP Remote File Include Vulnerability
  • CVE-2006-4720: PHP remote file inclusion vulnerability in random2.php in mcGalleryPRO 2006 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary PHP code via a URL in the path_to_folder parameter.
  • OSVDB ID: 28721: mcGalleryPRO random2.php path_to_folder Parameter Remote File Inclusion
  • SA21850: mcGalleryPRO "path_to_folder" File Inclusion Vulnerability

Platforms Affected:

  • mcGalleryPRO mcGallery PRO 2.x

Reported:

Sep 10, 2006

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