Back-End CMS multiple scripts file include

backend-multiple-scripts-file-include (33668) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

Back-End CMS could allow a remote attacker to include arbitrary files. A remote attacker could send a specially-crafted URL request to multiple scripts using the includes_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: 5.7
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Unavailable
  Report Confidence: Uncorroborated

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.

References:

  • BugTraq Mailing List, Sat Apr 14 2007 - 01:39:01 CDT : Back-End CMS Database Tables v0.4.7 Remote File Include Vulnerabilities.
  • SourceForge.net: Back-End CMS.
  • CVE-2007-2097: ** DISPUTED ** Multiple PHP remote file inclusion vulnerabilities in OpenConcept Back-End CMS 0.4.7 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary PHP code via a URL in the includes_path parameter to (1) click.php or (2) pollcollector.php in htdocs/; or (3) index.php, (4) articlepages.php, (5) articles.php, (6) articleform.php, (7) articlesections.php, (8) createArticlesPage.php, (9) guestbook.php, (10) helpguide.php, (11) helpguideeditor.php, (12) links.php, (13) upload.php, (14) sitestatistics.php, (15) nav.php, (16) tpl_upload.php, (17) linksections, or (18) pophelp.php in htdocs/site-admin/; different vectors than CVE-2006-5076. NOTE: this issue is disputed by a third party, who states that $includes_path is defined before use.
  • OSVDB ID: 34148: Back-End CMS Multiple Script includes_path Parameter Remote File Inclusion

Platforms Affected:

  • Back-End CMS Back-End CMS 0.4.7

Reported:

Apr 14, 2007

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