DeluxeBB admincp.php code execution

deluxebb-admincp-code-execution (42225) The risk level is classified as HighHigh Risk

Description:

DeluxeBB could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system, caused by the improper validation of user-supplied input passed to the admincp.php script prior to storage in the cp.php script. By sending a specially-crafted URL request, a remote authenticated attacker could exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary PHP code on the vulnerable system.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 6.5
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Low
  Authentication: Single
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: Partial
 
Temporal Score: 5.6
  Exploitability: Proof-of-Concept
  Remediation Level: Unavailable
  Report Confidence: Uncorroborated

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.

References:

  • DeluxeBB Web site: DeluxeBB Community -Main - Powerd by DeluxeBB.
  • BID-29062: DeluxeBB SQL Injection And PHP Injection Vulnerabilities
  • CVE-2008-2195: Static code injection vulnerability in admincp.php in DeluxeBB 1.2 and earlier allows remote authenticated administrators to inject arbitrary PHP code into logs/cp.php via the URI.
  • OSVDB ID: 44798: DeluxeBB admincp.php Arbitrary PHP Code Execution
  • SA30084: DeluxeBB SQL Injection and PHP Code Execution

Platforms Affected:

  • DeluxeBB DeluxeBB 1.2

Reported:

May 05, 2008

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