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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-2498

Original release date: 05/19/2006
Last revised: 03/07/2011


Invision Power Board (IPB) before 2.1.6 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary PHP script via attack vectors involving (1) the post_icon variable in classes/post/class_post.php and (2) the df value in action_public/moderate.php.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.4 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 4.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification

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External Source: BID
Name: 18040
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://forums.invisionpower.com/index.php?showtopic=215527
Type: Patch Information
External Source: VIM
Name: 20060519 Partial details on Invision Power Board (IPB) PHP execution issue
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 25668
External Source: MISC
Name: http://forums.invisionpower.com/index.php?act=Attach&type=post&id=10026
Type: Patch Information
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 25667
External Source: XF
Name: invision-unspecified-code-execution(26541)
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-1859

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