Ads Pro dhtml.pl command execution

adspro-dhtml-command-execution (46121) The risk level is classified as HighHigh Risk

Description:

Ads Pro could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary commands on the system, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by the dhtml.pl script. A remote attacker could inject arbitrary shell commands via a URL request with the page parameter set to advert_top.htm or advert_login.htm, which would allow the attacker to execute arbitrary commands on the system with the privileges of the Web server and obtain sensitive information.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 7.5
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Low
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: Partial
 
Temporal Score: 7.1
  Exploitability: High
  Remediation Level: Unavailable
  Report Confidence: Uncorroborated

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.

References:

  • MHF Media Web site: Ads Pro.
  • BID-31923: Ads Pro 'dhtml.pl' Remote Command Execution Vulnerability
  • CVE-2008-6826: dhtml.pl in MHF Media Pro allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters in the page parameter, as demonstrated using the (1) advert_top.htm or (2) advert_login.htm pages.
  • OSVDB ID: 49406: Ads Pro dhtml.pl page Parameter Arbitrary Shell Command Execution
  • SA32402: Ads Pro "page" Command Execution Vulnerability

Platforms Affected:

  • MHF Media Ads Pro

Reported:

Oct 26, 2008

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