77579 : JCE Component for Joomla! editor/extensions/browser/file.php File Upload PHP Code Execution
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2011-11-25

Description

<em style='font-weight:bold;'>(Description Provided by <a href="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=2011-5134" target="_blank">CVE</a>)</em> : Unrestricted file upload vulnerability in editor/extensions/browser/file.php in the JCE component before 2.0.18 for Joomla! allows remote authenticated users with the author privileges to execute arbitrary PHP code by uploading a file with a double extension, as demonstrated by .php.gif. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Solution: Upgrade
Exploit: Exploit Unknown
Disclosure: Vendor Verified
OSVDB: Authentication Required

Solution

Upgrade to version 2.0.19 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.

Products

Unknown or Incomplete

References

Credit

Unknown or Incomplete

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 6.0
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2012-08-31 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_1 Authentication_1 Confidentiality_impact_1 Integrity_impact_1 Availability_impact_1

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