Remote File Inclusion Vulnerability

Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2008-10-02T00:00:00


-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=- eFront <= 3.5.1 / build 2710: Remote File Inclusion Vulnerability -=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-

$ Program: eFront $ File affected: studentpage.php / professorpage $ Version: 3.5.1 / build 2710 $ Download:

Found by Pepelux <pepelux[at]> eNYe-Sec -

-- Description (by the author's page) -- eFront is an easy to use, visually attractive, SCORM compatible, eLearning and Human Capital Development system. It is suitable for both company and educational usage. The core eFront system is offered as open-source software so you can download and start using it immediately. Check the functionality matrix for different eFront editions.

-- Bug -- If you are a student or a teacher you can upload an avatar. It not check the extension (JPG, PNG, GIF, ...) and you can upload any file (ex: PHP)

Website structure: / /upload/ -> Files saved /admin/ /avatars /student/ /avatars /professor/ /avatars /www -> Website /backups /libraries

-- Exploit -- Students can upload a shell.php as the avatar ant next execute as: http://site/upload/student/avatars/shell.php

Teachers can upload a shell.php as the avatar ant next execute as: http://site/upload/professor/avatars/shell.php

Note: in all sites I've tested upload dorectory is accesible by web