ccNewsletter component for Joomla! index.php directory traversal
|ccnewsletter-index-dir-traversal (55953)||Medium Risk|
The ccNewsletter component for Joomla! could allow a remote attacker to traverse directories on the system. An attacker could send a specially-crafted URL request to the index.php script containing "dot dot" sequences (/../) in the controller parameter to view arbitrary files on the system.
Upgrade to the latest version of ccNewsletter component for Joomla! (1.0.6 or later), available from the Chill Creations Web site. See References.
- Chill Creations Web site: ccNewsletter 1.0.6 security release.
- Joomla! Extensions Web site: ccNewsletter.
- Offensive Security Exploit Database [01-28-2010]: Joomla Component com_ccnewsletter Directory Traversal Vulnerability .
- BID-37987: Joomla! 'com_ccnewsletter' Component Local File Include Vulnerability
- CVE-2010-0467: Directory traversal vulnerability in the ccNewsletter (com_ccnewsletter) component 1.0.5 for Joomla! allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) in the controller parameter in a ccnewsletter action to index.php.
- OSVDB ID: 62000: ccNewsletter Component for Joomla! index.php controller Parameter Traversal Arbitrary File Access
- SA38378: Joomla ccNewsletter Component "controller" File Inclusion Vulnerability
- Chill Creations ccNewsletter 1.0.5
- Joomla! Joomla!
Jan 28, 2010
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