[SA15534] phpThumb() "src" Exposure of Sensitive Information

Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2005-06-02T00:00:00


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TITLE: phpThumb() "src" Exposure of Sensitive Information


VERIFY ADVISORY: http://secunia.com/advisories/15534/

CRITICAL: Moderately critical

IMPACT: Exposure of sensitive information

WHERE: >From remote

SOFTWARE: phpThumb() 1.x http://secunia.com/product/5199/

DESCRIPTION: A vulnerability has been reported in phpThumb(), which can be exploited by malicious people to disclose sensitive information.

Input passed to the "src" parameter in "phpThumb.php" isn't properly sanitised and verified before being used to view images. This can be exploited to disclose the content of arbitrary files.

The vulnerability has been reported in version 1.5.3. Prior versions may also be affected.

SOLUTION: Update to version 1.5.4. http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=106407

PROVIDED AND/OR DISCOVERED BY: The vendor credits mr*agility.

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