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CVE-2006-2405 Detail

Current Description

Directory traversal vulnerability in unb_lib/abbc.conf.php in Unclassified NewsBoard (UNB) 1.6.1 patch 1 and earlier, when register_globals is enabled, allows remote attackers to include arbitrary files via .. (dot dot) sequences and a trailing null byte (%00) in the ABBC[Config][smileset] parameter to unb_lib/abbc.css.php.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Provides unauthorized access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

Evaluator Solution

Successful exploitation requires that "register_globals" is enabled and that "magic_quotes_gpc" is disabled.

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://newsboard.unclassified.de/forum/post/6499 Patch
http://retrogod.altervista.org/unb_161p1_incl_xpl.html Exploit
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/899
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/433686/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/17947 Exploit
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/1782
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/26507

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:unclassified_newsboard:unclassified_newsboard:1.5.3
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 cpe:/a:unclassified_newsboard:unclassified_newsboard:1.5.3_patch3
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 cpe:/a:unclassified_newsboard:unclassified_newsboard:1.5.3a
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 cpe:/a:unclassified_newsboard:unclassified_newsboard:1.6.1
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 cpe:/a:unclassified_newsboard:unclassified_newsboard
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Up to (including)
1.6.1_patch1


Change History

3 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-2405
NVD Published Date:
05/16/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/18/2018