ME Download System inc/sett_style.php Vb8878b936c2bd8ae0cab Variable Remote File Inclusion

2006-08-04T03:27:59
ID OSVDB:27766
Type osvdb
Reporter Philipp Niedziela(philipp.niedziela@gmx.de)
Modified 2006-08-04T03:27:59

Description

Vulnerability Description

ME Download System contains a flaw that may allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary commands. The issue is due to inc/sett_style.php not properly sanitizing user input supplied to the 'Vb8878b936c2bd8ae0cab' 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.

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).

Solution Description

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

Short Description

ME Download System contains a flaw that may allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary commands. The issue is due to inc/sett_style.php not properly sanitizing user input supplied to the 'Vb8878b936c2bd8ae0cab' 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.

References:

Vendor URL: http://www.ehmig.net/ Secunia Advisory ID:21359 Related OSVDB ID: 27768 Related OSVDB ID: 27765 Related OSVDB ID: 27767 FrSIRT Advisory: ADV-2006-3152 CVE-2006-4054