Traindepot module parameter file include

traindepot-module-file-include (43159) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

Traindepot could allow a remote attacker to include arbitrary files. A remote attacker could send a specially-crafted URL request to the index.php script using the module parameter to specify a malicious file from the local system, which could allow the attacker to obtain sensitive information or execute arbitrary code on the vulnerable Web server.

Note: In order to exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code, the attacker would first be required to upload a malicious file or inject arbitrary commands into an existing file.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 6.8
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Medium
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: Partial
 
Temporal Score: 5.5
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Unavailable
  Report Confidence: Uncorroborated

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.

References:

  • SourceForge.net: traindepot.
  • BID-29790: Traindepot Local File Include and Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerabilities
  • CVE-2008-2838: Directory traversal vulnerability in index.php in Traindepot 0.1 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) in the module parameter.
  • OSVDB ID: 46508: Traindepot index.php module Parameter Arbitrary File Access

Platforms Affected:

  • Traindepot Traindepot 0.1

Reported:

Jun 18, 2008

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