Linker IMG index.php file include

linkerimg-index-file-include (59614) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

Linker 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 lan_dir or Sdb_type 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.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 6.8
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Medium
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: Partial
 
Temporal Score: 5.5
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Unavailable
  Report Confidence: Uncorroborated

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.

References:

  • Offensive Security Exploit Database [06-21-2010]: Linker IMG <=1.0 Remote File Inclusion Vulnerability.
  • PRODUCT CODELIB Web site: PRODUCT CODELIB.
  • CVE-2010-2456: Multiple directory traversal vulnerabilities in index.php in Linker IMG 1.0 and earlier allow remote attackers to read and execute arbitrary local files via a URL in the (1) cook_lan cookie parameter ($lan_dir variable) or possibly (2) Sdb_type parameter. NOTE: this was originally reported as remote file inclusion, but this may be inaccurate.
  • OSVDB ID: 65880: Linker IMG index.php Multiple Parameter Traversal Local File Inclusion

Platforms Affected:

  • Codelib Linker IMG 1.0

Reported:

Jun 21, 2010

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