12613 : PHProjekt authform.inc.php path_pre Variable Arbitrary Command Execution
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PHProjekt contains a flaw that may allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary commands. The issue is due to authform.inc.php not properly sanitizing user input supplied to the path_pre variable. This may allow an attacker to include a file from a remote host that contains arbitrary commands which will be executed by the vulnerable script.


Location: Remote / Network Access
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Exploit: Exploit Unknown
Disclosure: Vendor Verified
OSVDB: Web Related


Upgrade to version 4.2.3 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. In addition, Albrecht Günther has released a patch for some older versions.


Albrecht Günther


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CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 4.3
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2007-10-10 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_1 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_0 Integrity_impact_1 Availability_impact_0


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