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CVE-2006-4758 Detail

Description

phpBB 2.0.21 does not properly handle pathnames ending in %00, which allows remote authenticated administrative users to upload arbitrary files, as demonstrated by a query to admin/admin_board.php with an avatar_path parameter ending in .php%00.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  09/13/2006

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.6 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): High
Authentication (AU): Single
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 the attacker has Administrative rights.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=388120
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1488
http://www.phpbb.com/phpBB/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=489624
http://www.security.nnov.ru/Odocument221.html Exploit
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/445788/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/20347
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/21806
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/28884

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:phpbb_group:phpbb:2.0.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-4758
NVD Published Date:
09/13/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/17/2018