nathan purciful phpphotoalbum 0.9.9 - Directory Traversal vulnerability

2014-07-01T00:00:00
ID SSV:74094
Type seebug
Reporter Root
Modified 2014-07-01T00:00:00

Description

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                                                source: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1650/info

The explorer.php script within phpPhotoAlbum 0.9.9 and possibly previous versions are vulnerable to directory traversal. By requesting a URL composed of explorer.php and the ../ string in the value of the "folder" variable it is possible for a remote user to and gain read access to any file or browse any directory for which the webserver has read access.

Example: 
http://target/phpPhotoAlbum/explorer.php?folder=../../../../