Page Flip Image Gallery plugin for WordPress getConfig.php directory traversal

pageflipimagegal-getconfig-dir-traversal (47568) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

The Page Flip Image Gallery plugin for WordPress could allow a remote attacker to traverse directories on the system. An attacker could send a specially-crafted URL request to the getConfig.php script containing "dot dot" sequences (/../) in the book_id parameter to view arbitrary files on the system.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 5
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Low
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: None
  Availability Impact: None
 
Temporal Score: 4.8
  Exploitability: High
  Remediation Level: Unavailable
  Report Confidence: Uncorroborated

Consequences:

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Remedy:

No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.

References:

  • WordPress Web site: Page Flip Image Gallery.
  • BID-32966: Page Flip Image Gallery 'getConfig.php' Information Disclosure Vulnerability
  • CVE-2008-5752: Directory traversal vulnerability in getConfig.php in the Page Flip Image Gallery plugin 0.2.2 and earlier for WordPress, when magic_quotes_gpc is disabled, allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) in the book_id parameter. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.
  • OSVDB ID: 50902: WordPress Page Flip Image Gallery Plugin books/getConfig.php book_id Parameter Arbitrary File Access
  • SA33274: Wordpress Page Flip Image Gallery Plugin "book_id" File Disclosure

Platforms Affected:

  • WordPress Page Flip Image Gallery plugin for WordPress 0.1
  • WordPress Page Flip Image Gallery plugin for WordPress 0.1.1
  • WordPress Page Flip Image Gallery plugin for WordPress 0.1.3
  • WordPress Page Flip Image Gallery plugin for WordPress 0.1.4
  • WordPress Page Flip Image Gallery plugin for WordPress 0.1.6
  • WordPress Page Flip Image Gallery plugin for WordPress 0.2.0
  • WordPress Page Flip Image Gallery plugin for WordPress 0.2.1
  • WordPress Page Flip Image Gallery plugin for WordPress 0.2.2

Reported:

Dec 22, 2008

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