phpBB viewtopic.php Highlighting Feature Arbitrary PHP Code Execution

2005-06-28T07:55:10
ID OSVDB:17613
Type osvdb
Reporter OSVDB
Modified 2005-06-28T07:55:10

Description

Solution Description

Upgrade to version 2.0.16 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.

Manual Testing Notes

http://[victim]/viewtopic.php?p=postnum&highlight='.die(omghax).'

References:

Vendor Specific Advisory URL Security Tracker: 1014320 Secunia Advisory ID:15845 Other Advisory URL: http://www.phpbb.com/phpBB/viewtopic.php?t=302011 Mail List Post: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2005-06/0373.html Mail List Post: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2005-06/0239.html Mail List Post: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2005-06/0256.html Generic Exploit URL: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2005-06/0385.html Generic Exploit URL: http://www.securiteam.com/exploits/5QP0X00G0C.html CVE-2005-2086