TITLE: BBaCE "phpbb_root_path" File Inclusion
SECUNIA ADVISORY ID: SA22137
VERIFY ADVISORY: http://secunia.com/advisories/22137/
CRITICAL: Highly critical
IMPACT: System access
WHERE: >From remote
SOFTWARE: BBaCE 3.x http://secunia.com/product/12188/
DESCRIPTION: SpiderZ has reported a vulnerability in BBaCE, which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a vulnerable system.
Input passed to the "phpbb_root_path" parameter in includes/functions.php is not properly verified before being used to include files. This can be exploited to include arbitrary files from local or remote resources.
The vulnerability has been reported in version 3.5. Other versions may also be affected.
SOLUTION: Edit the source code to ensure that input is properly sanitised.
PROVIDED AND/OR DISCOVERED BY: SpiderZ
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