Mambo uploadimage.php Arbitrary Command Execution

2003-01-10T00:00:00
ID OSVDB:7508
Type osvdb
Reporter Mindwarper(mindwarper@hush.com)
Modified 2003-01-10T00:00:00

Description

Vulnerability Description

Mambo contains a flaw that may allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary commands. The problem is that the 'uploadimage.php' script does not properly validate file permissions and file extensions. It is possible that the flaw may allow a remote attacker to upload malicious files and to execute arbitrary commands resulting in a loss of integrity.

Solution Description

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

Short Description

Mambo contains a flaw that may allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary commands. The problem is that the 'uploadimage.php' script does not properly validate file permissions and file extensions. It is possible that the flaw may allow a remote attacker to upload malicious files and to execute arbitrary commands resulting in a loss of integrity.

References:

Vendor URL: http://www.mamboserver.com/ Related OSVDB ID: 7507 Related OSVDB ID: 7506 Mail List Post: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2003-01/0075.html ISS X-Force ID: 11051 Bugtraq ID: 6572