dotWidget CMS <= 1.0.6 - Remote File Include Vulnerability

2006-06-07 / 2006-06-08
Risk: High
Local: No
Remote: Yes

CVSS Base Score: 6.8/10
Impact Subscore: 6.4/10
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6/10
Exploit range: Remote
Attack complexity: Medium
Authentication: No required
Confidentiality impact: Partial
Integrity impact: Partial
Availability impact: Partial

[MajorSecurity #7]dotWidget CMS <= 1.0.6 - Remote File Include Vulnerability ------------------------------------------------------------------------ ------------- Software: dotWidget CMS Version: <=1.0.6 Type: Remote File Include Vulnerability Date: June, 2nd 2006 Vendor: dotWidget Page: Risc: High Credits: ---------------------------- Discovered by: David 'Aesthetico' Vieira-Kurz Original Advisory: ---------------------------- Affected Products: ---------------------------- dotWidget CMS 1.0.6 and prior Description: ---------------------------- dotWidget CMS is content management at its easiest. Update your site's content in real-time. Features include a built-in WYSIWYG text editor, multiple users and access levels, customizable templates and more. Requirements: ---------------------------- register_globals = On Vulnerability: ---------------------------- Input passed to the "file_path" parameter in "index.php" "feedback.php" and "printfriendly.php" is not properly verified, before it is used to include files. This can be exploited to execute arbitrary code by including files from external resources. Solution: ---------------------------- Edit the source code to ensure that input is properly sanitised. Set "register_globals" to "Off". Exploitation: ---------------------------- Post data: file_path=

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