Open Educational System CONF_INCLUDE_PATH parameter file include

oes-confincludepath-file-include (56590) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

Open Educational System could allow a remote attacker to include arbitrary files. A remote attacker could send a specially-crafted URL request to multiple scripts using the CONF_INCLUDE_PATH parameter to specify a malicious file from a remote system, which could allow the attacker to execute arbitrary code on the vulnerable Web server.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 7.5
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Low
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: Partial
 
Temporal Score: 6.1
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Unavailable
  Report Confidence: Uncorroborated

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.

References:

  • OES Web site: Open Educational System Offical Website.
  • Packetstorm Security Web Site: Open Educational System (OES) versions 0.1b and below suffer from a remote file inclusion vulnerability.
  • BID-38449: Open Educational System 'CONF_INCLUDE_PATH' Parameter Multiple Remote File Include Vulnerabilities
  • CVE-2010-2132: Multiple PHP remote file inclusion vulnerabilities in Open Education System (OES) 0.1 beta allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary PHP code via a URL in the CONF_INCLUDE_PATH parameter to (1) forum/admin.php and (2) plotgraph/index.php in admin/modules/modules/, and (3) admin_user/mod_admuser.php and (4) ogroup/mod_group.php in admin/modules/user_account/, different vectors than CVE-2007-1446.
  • OSVDB ID: 65132: Open Education System (OES) forum/admin.php CONF_INCLUDE_PATH Parameter Remote File Inclusion
  • OSVDB ID: 65133: Open Education System (OES) plotgraph/index.php CONF_INCLUDE_PATH Parameter Remote File Inclusion
  • OSVDB ID: 65134: Open Education System (OES) admin_user/mod_admuser.php CONF_INCLUDE_PATH Parameter Remote File Inclusion
  • OSVDB ID: 65135: Open Education System (OES) ogroup/mod_group.php CONF_INCLUDE_PATH Parameter Remote File Inclusion

Platforms Affected:

  • OES Open Educational System 0.1 beta

Reported:

Feb 28, 2010

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