Scribe forum.php new username PHP code execution
|scribe-username-code-execution (38227)||Medium Risk|
Scribe could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by the forum.php script when registering a new user. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using a specially-crafted username parameter to inject and execute arbitrary PHP code on the system.
No remedy available as of December 1, 2013.
- BugTraq Mailing List, Thu Nov 01 2007 - 17:14:59 CDT : Scribe <= 2.0 Remote PHP Code Execution.
- SourceForge.net: Scribe - Forum.
- BID-26302: Scribe Forum.PHP Remote PHP Code Execution Vulnerability
- CVE-2007-5822: Direct static code injection vulnerability in forum.php in Ben Ng Scribe 0.2 and earlier allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary PHP code into a certain file in regged/ via the username parameter in a Register action, possibly related to the register function in forumfunctions.php.
- OSVDB ID: 45287: Scribe forum.php Register Action username Variable Arbitrary PHP Code Execution
- VUPEN/ADV-2007-3746: Scribe username Parameter Remote Command Injection Vulnerability
- Scribe Scribe 0.2 and prior
Nov 02, 2007
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