phpRaider smf.functions.php file include

phpraider-smffunctions-file-include (42996) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

phpRaider 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 smf.functions.php script using the pConfig_auth[smf_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: 7.5
  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 phpRaider (1.0.7b or later), available from the phpRaider Web site. See References.

References:

  • BugTraq Mailing List, Wed Jun 11 2008 - 09:06:40 CDT: phpRaider <= v1.0.6,7 Maybe Other Versions Remote File include Vulnerable.
  • phpRaider Web site: phpRaider.
  • CVE-2008-2769: PHP remote file inclusion vulnerability in authentication/smf/smf.functions.php in Simple Machines phpRaider 1.0.6 and 1.0.7 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary PHP code via a URL in the pConfig_auth[smf_path] parameter.
  • OSVDB ID: 46452: phpRaider authentication/smf/smf.functions.php pConfig_auth[smf_path] Parameter Remote File Inclusion

Platforms Affected:

  • Simple Machines phpRaider 1.0.6
  • Simple Machines phpRaider 1.0.7

Reported:

Jun 11, 2008

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