justVisual CMS index.php file include

justvisualcms-index-file-include (57174) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


justVisual CMS could allow a remote attacker to include arbitrary files. If magic_quotes_gpc is disabled, a remote attacker could send a specially-crafted URL request to the index.php script using the "p" 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.


Base Score: 5.1
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: High
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: Partial
Temporal Score: 4.1
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Unavailable
  Report Confidence: Uncorroborated


Gain Access


No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.


  • justVisual CMS Web page: justVisual CMS.
  • Offensive Security Exploit Database [03-25-2010]: justVisual 2.0 (index.php) <= LFI Vulnerability .
  • BID-38970: justVisual 'p' Parameter Local File Include Vulnerability
  • CVE-2010-1268: Directory traversal vulnerability in index.php in justVisual CMS 2.0, when magic_quotes_gpc is disabled, allows remote attackers to include and execute arbitrary local files directory traversal sequences in the p parameter. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.
  • OSVDB ID: 63156: justVisual CMS index.php p Parameter Traversal Local File Inclusion
  • SA39093: justVisual CMS p Local File Inclusion Vulnerability

Platforms Affected:

  • justVisual CMS justVisual CMS 2.0


Mar 25, 2010

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