HTB22937: Path disclosure in Universal Post Manager wordpress plugin

2011-04-19T00:00:00
ID SECURITYVULNS:DOC:26150
Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2011-04-19T00:00:00

Description

Vulnerability ID: HTB22937 Reference: http://www.htbridge.ch/advisory/path_disclosure_in_universal_post_manager_wordpress_plugin.html Product: Universal Post Manager wordpress plugin Vendor: ProfProjects ( Artyom Chakhoyan ) ( http://www.profprojects.com/ ) Vulnerable Version: 1.0.9 Vendor Notification: 05 April 2011 Vulnerability Type: Path disclosure Risk level: Low Credit: High-Tech Bridge SA Security Research Lab ( http://www.htbridge.ch/advisory/ )

Vulnerability Details: The vulnerability exists due to failure in "/wp-content/plugins/universal-post-manager/bycat.php" script, it's possible to generate an error that will reveal the full path of the script. A remote user can determine the full path to the web root directory and other potentially sensitive information.

The following PoC is available:

[code] http://[host]/wp-content/plugins/universal-post-manager/bycat.php [/code]