Achievo allows remote attacker to execute malicious PHP code
|achievo-php-execute-code (9947)||Medium Risk|
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.
Upgrade to the latest version of Achievo (0.8.2 or later), available from the Achievo Download page. See References.
- Achievo Download page: Download latest stable version.
- Achievo-announce Mailing List, Thu, 22 Aug 2002 22:05:58 +0200: URGENT: Achievo 0.8.2.
- BugTraq Mailing List, Thu Aug 22 2002 - 16:28:39 CDT : Arbitrary code execution problem in Achievo .
- BID-5552: Achievo Remote File Include Command Execution Vulnerability
- CVE-2002-1435: class.atkdateattribute.js.php in Achievo 0.7.0 through 0.9.1, except 0.8.2, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary PHP code when the 'allow_url_fopen' setting is enabled via a URL in the config_atkroot parameter that points to the code.
- OSVDB ID: 14538: Achievo class.atkdateattribute.js.php config_atkroot Parameter Remote File Inclusion
- Achievo Achievo prior to 0.8.2
Aug 22, 2002
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