Member Area System view_func.php file include

mas-viewfunc-file-include (39611) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

Member Area System could allow a remote attacker to include arbitrary files. If Register_Globals and Allow URL Fopen are enabled, a remote attacker could send a specially-crafted URL request to the view_func.php script using the "i" 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: 7.5
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Low
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: Partial
 
Temporal Score: 5.5
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

Upgrade to the latest version of Member Area System (2.0 or later), available from the Mansion Productions Web site. See References.

References:

  • BugTraq Mailing List, Fri Jan 11 2008 - 05:12:20 CST : Member Area System (MAS) Remote File Include Vulnerability (view_func.php).
  • Mansion Productions Web site: Member Area System (MAS).
  • BID-27244: Members Area System 'view_func.php' Remote File Include Vulnerability
  • CVE-2008-0289: PHP remote file inclusion vulnerability in view_func.php in Member Area System (MAS) 1.7 and possibly others allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary PHP code via a URL in the i parameter. NOTE: a second vector might exist via the l parameter. NOTE: as of 20080118, the vendor has disputed the set of affected versions, stating that the issue is already fixed
  • OSVDB ID: 40326: Member Area System (MAS) view_func.php i Parameter Remote File Inclusion

Platforms Affected:

  • Mansion Productions Member Area System (MAS) MAS

Reported:

Jan 11, 2008

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