AL-Athkar count.php exec Variable Remote File Inclusion

2007-08-04T00:00:00
ID OSVDB:40115
Type osvdb
Reporter Hasadya Raed()
Modified 2007-08-04T00:00:00

Description

Vulnerability Description

AL-Athkar contains a flaw that may allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary commands. The issue is due to count.php not properly sanitizing user input supplied to the 'exec' 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

AL-Athkar 2.0 count.php exec Variable Remote File Inclusion

Manual Testing Notes

Http://[target]/[path]/count.php?exec=[Shell-Attack]

References:

Vendor URL: http://www.swalefar.com/vb/showthread.php?t=98 Related OSVDB ID: 1020854 Related OSVDB ID: 1020853 Other Advisory URL: http://securityreason.com/securityalert/2964 Mail List Post: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2007-08/0061.html ISS X-Force ID: 35818 CVE-2007-4170