[SA15861] PEAR XML_RPC Unspecified PHP Code Execution Vulnerability

Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2005-06-30T00:00:00


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TITLE: PEAR XML_RPC Unspecified PHP Code Execution Vulnerability


VERIFY ADVISORY: http://secunia.com/advisories/15861/

CRITICAL: Highly critical

IMPACT: System access

WHERE: >From remote

SOFTWARE: PEAR XML_RPC 1.x http://secunia.com/product/5302/

DESCRIPTION: James Bercegay has reported a vulnerability in PEAR XML_RPC, which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a vulnerable system.

The vulnerability is caused due to an unspecified error, which can be exploited to execute arbitrary PHP code via an application using the vulnerable library.

This is related to: SA15852

The vulnerability has been reported in versions prior to 1.3.1.

SOLUTION: Update to version 1.3.1. http://pear.php.net/package/XML_RPC/download/

PROVIDED AND/OR DISCOVERED BY: James Bercegay, GulfTech Security Research.

OTHER REFERENCES: SA15852: http://secunia.com/advisories/15852/

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