CodeDB list.php file include

codedb-list-file-include (43761) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

CodeDB could allow a remote attacker to include arbitrary files. A remote attacker could send a specially-crafted URL request to the list.php script using the lang 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
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

Upgrade to the latest version of CodeDB (1.1.2 or later), available from the 1scripts Web site. See References.

References:

  • 1scripts Web site: CodeDB.
  • BID-30227: CodeDB 'list.php' Local File Include Vulnerability
  • CVE-2008-3190: Directory traversal vulnerability in list.php in 1Scripts CodeDB 1.1.1 allows remote attackers to include and execute arbitrary local files via a .. (dot dot) in the lang parameter.
  • OSVDB ID: 47027: CodeDB list.php lang Parameter Traversal Local File Inclusion
  • SA31053: CodeDB "lang" Local File Inclusion Vulnerability

Platforms Affected:

  • 1scripts CodeDB

Reported:

Jul 14, 2008

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