Database Query component for Joomla! common.class.php file include
|database-query-commonclass-file-include (43615)||Medium Risk|
The Database Query component for Joomla! could allow a remote attacker to include arbitrary files. A remote attacker could send a specially-crafted URL request to the common.class.php script using the mosConfig_absolute_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.
No remedy available as of May 1, 2013.
- Joomla! Extensions Directory Web site: Database Query Component.
- BID-30093: Joomla! and Mambo DBQuery Component 'mosConfig_absolute_path' Remote File Include Vulnerability
- CVE-2008-6841: PHP remote file inclusion vulnerability in the Green Mountain Information Technology and Consulting Database Query (com_dbquery) component 126.96.36.199 and earlier for Joomla! allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary PHP code via a URL in the mosConfig_absolute_path parameter to classes/DBQ/admin/common.class.php.
- OSVDB ID: 55546: Database Query Component for Joomla! classes/DBQ/admin/common.class.php mosConfig_absolute_path Parameter Remote File Inclusion
- Joomla! Database Query component for Joomla! 188.8.131.52
Jul 04, 2008
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