Vulnerability CVE-2008-5671


Published: 2008-12-18   Modified: 2009-08-19

Description:
PHP remote file inclusion vulnerability in index.php in Joomla! 1.0.11 through 1.0.14, when RG_EMULATION is enabled in configuration.php, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary PHP code via a URL in the mosConfig_absolute_path parameter.

See advisories in our WLB2 database:
Topic
Author
Date
High
Joomla 1.0.13 - 1.0.14 / (remote) PHP file inclusion possible if old configuration.php
Hendrik Jan Verh...
22.12.2008

Type:

CWE-94

(Improper Control of Generation of Code ('Code Injection'))

Vendor: Joomla
Product: Joomla 
Version:
1.0.14
1.0.13
1.0.12
1.0.11

CVSS2 => (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
7.5/10
6.4/10
10/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Remote
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
Partial
Partial
Partial

 References:
http://www.joomla.org/announcements/release-news/4609-joomla-1015-released.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27795
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/488199/100/200/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/488126/100/200/threaded
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/4787
http://secunia.com/advisories/29106

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