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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-3136

Original release date: 06/22/2006
Last revised: 09/08/2011


** DISPUTED ** Multiple PHP remote file inclusion vulnerabilities in Nucleus 3.23 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary PHP code via a URL the DIR_LIBS parameter in (1) path/action.php, and to files in path/nucleus including (2) media.php, (3) /xmlrpc/server.php, and (4) /xmlrpc/api_metaweblog.inc.php. NOTE: this is a similar vulnerability to CVE-2006-2583. NOTE: this issue has been disputed by third parties, who state that the DIR_LIBS parameter is defined in an include file before being used.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
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; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: BID
Name: 18475
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060617 Re: file include exploits in nucleus 3.23
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 27502
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1016325
External Source: SREASON
Name: 1120
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060616 file include exploits in nucleus 3.23
Type: Advisory; Exploit
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-2408
Type: Advisory

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