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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2008-6201

Original release date: 02/19/2009
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Directory traversal vulnerability in help.php in the eskuel module in KwsPHP 1.3.456, as available before 20080416, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via the action parameter. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.

Description

Hyperlink Record 1058675 indicates: "Successful exploitation of the vulnerability for executing arbitrary uploaded PHP code requires valid user credentials."

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: MILW0RM
Name: 5449
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20080415 KwsPHP (Upload) Remote Code Execution Exploit
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://koogar.alorys-hebergement.com/kwsphp/index.php?mod=news&ac=commentaires&id=49
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 29802
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 28788
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-1241
External Source: XF
Name: kwsphp-help-file-include(41950)

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