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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-4553

Original release date: 09/05/2006
Last revised: 09/05/2008
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

PHP remote file inclusion vulnerability in plugin.class.php in the com_comprofiler Components 1.0 RC2 for Mambo and Joomla! allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary PHP code via a URL in the mosConfig_absolute_path parameter.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:M/AU:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Provides unauthorized access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: SREASON
Name: 1491
External Source: BID
Name: 19725
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 21636
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060826 Mambo/Joomla com_comprofiler Components <== v1.0 RC 2 Multiple Remote File Include Vulnerabilities
Type: Advisory; Exploit
External Source: XF
Name: comprofiler-plugin-file-include(28596)

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