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CVE-2006-4191 Detail

Description

Directory traversal vulnerability in memcp.php in XMB (Extreme Message Board) 1.9.6 and earlier allows remote attackers to include and execute arbitrary local files via directory traversal sequences in the langfilenew parameter, as demonstrated by injecting PHP sequences into an Apache HTTP Server log file, which is then included by header.php.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  08/16/2006

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-4191
Original release date:
08/16/2006
Last revised:
10/18/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
5.1 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
Exploitability Subscore:
4.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
High
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides unauthorized access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

Evaluator Solution

Successful exploitation requires that the "magic_quotes" parameter is disabled.

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from XMB (12/11/2008)

XMB versions 1.9.8 and later were checked and are not vulnerable.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://retrogod.altervista.org/xmb_196_sql.html Exploit External Source MISC http://retrogod.altervista.org/xmb_196_sql.html
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/1411 External Source SREASON 1411
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/443167/100/0/threaded Exploit; Vendor Advisory External Source BUGTRAQ 20060813 XMB <= 1.9.6 Final basename()/'langfilenew' arbitrary local inclusion / remote commands execution
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/19494 External Source BID 19494
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/19501 Exploit External Source BID 19501
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/28356 External Source XF xmb-memcp-file-include(28356)
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/2178 External Source EXPLOIT-DB 2178

Technical Details

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