Vulnerability CVE-2014-9574


Published: 2015-02-03

Description:
Directory traversal vulnerability in install.php in FluxBB before 1.5.8 allows remote attackers to include and execute arbitrary local install.php files via a .. (dot dot) in the install_lang parameter.

Type:

CWE-22

(Improper Limitation of a Pathname to a Restricted Directory ('Path Traversal'))

Vendor: Fluxbb
Product: Fluxbb 
Version: 1.5.7;

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

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
9.3/10
10/10
8.6/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Remote
Medium
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
Complete
Complete
Complete

 References:
https://www.htbridge.com/advisory/HTB23246
https://fluxbb.org/forums/viewtopic.php?id=8203
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/100506

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