Jax Petitionbook languagepack parameter file include

petitionbook-language-file-include (31543) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

Jax Petitionbook could allow a remote attacker to include arbitrary files. A remote attacker could send a specially-crafted URL request to the jax_petitionbook.php or smileys.php script using the languagepack 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.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 5.6
  Access Vector: Remote
  Access Complexity: High
  Authentication: Not Required
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: Partial
 
Temporal Score: 4.5
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Unavailable
  Report Confidence: Uncorroborated

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.

References:

  • BugTraq Mailing List, Sun Jan 14 2007 - 12:30:49 CST: Jax Petition Book (languagepack) Remote File Include Vulnerabilities.
  • Jax Petitionbook Web site: Welcome to download Jax Guestbook - Free PHP scripts for managing an online guestbook.
  • BID-22072: Jax Petitionbook Language Parameter Multiple Local File Include Vulnerabilities
  • CVE-2007-0335: Multiple directory traversal vulnerabilities in Jax Petition Book 1.0.3.06 allow remote attackers to include and execute arbitrary local files via a .. (dot dot) in the languagepack parameter to (1) jax_petitionbook.php or (2) smileys.php.
  • OSVDB ID: 32835: Jax Petition Book jax_petitionbook.php languagepack Parameter Local File Inclusion
  • OSVDB ID: 32836: Jax Petition Book smileys.php languagepack Parameter Local File Inclusion
  • SA23784: Jax Petition Book "language" Local File Inclusion

Platforms Affected:

  • Scripts Cluster 1 Jax Petitionbook 3.06

Reported:

Jan 14, 2007

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