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CVE-2008-5090 Detail

Current Description

Electron Inc. Advanced Electron Forum before 1.0.7 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary PHP code via PHP code embedded in bbcode in the email parameter, which is processed by the preg_replace function with the eval switch.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 10.0 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/4598
http://www.anelectron.com/board/index.php?tid=3282 Vendor Advisory
http://www.gulftech.org/?node=research&article_id=00131-09202008
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/496552/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31268 Exploit
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/45270
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/6499

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:anelectron:advanced_electron_forum:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:anelectron:advanced_electron_forum:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:anelectron:advanced_electron_forum:1.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:anelectron:advanced_electron_forum:1.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:anelectron:advanced_electron_forum:1.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:anelectron:advanced_electron_forum:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
1.0.6


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-5090
NVD Published Date:
11/14/2008
NVD Last Modified:
10/11/2018