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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-2024

Original release date: 04/13/2007
Last revised: 03/07/2011


Unrestricted file upload vulnerability in the UpLoad feature (lib/plugin/UpLoad.php) in PhpWiki 1.3.x allows remote attackers to upload arbitrary PHP files with a (1) php3, (2) php4, or (3) php5 extension.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 (MEDIUM) (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: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service
"Successful exploitation requires being logged in and that the webserver is configured to execute PHP scripts with such extensions. In the default configuration of PhpWiki, no registration or validation is necessary to log in."

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External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1371
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070412 Re: Critical phpwiki c99shell exploit
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 25307
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-1400
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070412 Critical phpwiki c99shell exploit
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24888
Type: Advisory
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#914793
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200705-16
External Source: MLIST
Name: [phpwiki-talk] 20070413 Fwd: Critical phpwiki c99shell exploit
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 26784
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070412 RE: Critical phpwiki c99shell exploit

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+ Configuration 1
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* cpe:/a:phpwiki:phpwiki:1.3.x

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