phplist unspecified file include
|phplist-unspecified-file-include (47395)||Medium Risk|
phplist 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 _SERVER[ConfigFile] 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.
Upgrade to the latest version of phplist (2.10.8 or later), available from the phplist Web site. See References.
- BugTraq Mailing List, Mon Dec 15 2008 - 06:28:31 CST : phpList vulnerability.
- phplist Web site: security update, version 2.10.8 .
- BID-32841: phpList Unspecified Local File Include Vulnerability
- CVE-2008-5887: phplist before 2.10.8 allows remote attackers to include files via unknown vectors, related to a local file include vulnerability.
- OSVDB ID: 50747: phpList admin/index.php cline[c] Parameter Remote File Inclusion
- SA33186: phplist Unspecified Local File Inclusion Vulnerability
- phpList phpList 2.10.1
- phpList phpList 2.10.2
- phpList phpList 2.10.3
- phpList phpList 2.10.4
- phpList phpList 2.10.5
- phpList phpList 2.10.7
- phpList phpList 2.6.2
- phpList phpList 2.6.5
- phpList phpList 2.7.1
- phpList phpList 2.7.2
- phpList phpList 2.8.12
- phpList phpList 2.8.2
Dec 09, 2008
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