Achievo allows remote attacker to execute malicious PHP code

achievo-php-execute-code (9947) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

Achievo could allow a remote attacker to execute malicious PHP code. The $config_atkroot variable in the class.atkdateattribute.js.php file is used to set the path for configuration data and function libraries. A remote attacker can create a specially-crafted text file containing malicious PHP code on a remote Web server, which would be executed by sending a URL request and defining $config_atkroot to the location of the text file.


Consequences:

Gain Privileges

Remedy:

Upgrade to the latest version of Achievo (0.8.2 or later), available from the Achievo Download page. See References.

References:

Platforms Affected:

  • Achievo Achievo prior to 0.8.2

Reported:

Aug 22, 2002

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