Webfwlog debug.php file include

webfwlog-debug-file-include (31881) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

Webfwlog could allow a remote attacker to include arbitrary files. If register globals is enabled, a remote attacker could send a specially-crafted URL request to the debug.php script using the conffile 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: 5.7
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Unavailable
  Report Confidence: Uncorroborated

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

Upgrade to the latest version of Webfwlog (0.93 or later), available from the Webfwlog Web site. See References.

References:

  • Webfwlog Web site: Webfwlog Firewall Log Analyzer.
  • BID-22291: WebFWLog Debug.PHP Information Disclosure Vulnerability
  • CVE-2007-0585: include/debug.php in Webfwlog 0.92 and earlier, when register_globals is enabled, allows remote attackers to obtain source code of files via the conffile parameter. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information. It is likely that this issue can be exploited to conduct directory traversal attacks.
  • OSVDB ID: 33015: Webfwlog include/debug.php conffile Variable Traversal Arbitrary File Source Disclosure
  • SA23968: Webfwlog "conffile" Directory Traversal Vulnerability

Platforms Affected:

  • FreeBSD FreeBSD
  • NetBSD NetBSD
  • OpenBSD OpenBSD
  • Webfwlog Webfwlog 0.91
  • Webfwlog Webfwlog 0.92

Reported:

Jan 29, 2007

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