42572 : Podcast Generator archive_nocat.php absoluteurl Parameter Remote File Inclusion
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2008-02-28
Days of Exposure
473 days

Description

Podcast Generator contains a flaw that may allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary commands. The issue is due to 'archive_nocat.php' not properly sanitizing user input supplied to the 'absoluteurl' variable. This may allow an attacker to include a file from a remote host that contains arbitrary commands which will be executed by the vulnerable script.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Solution: Upgrade
Exploit: Exploit Public
Disclosure: Vendor Verified, Third-party Verified, Uncoordinated Disclosure
OSVDB: Web Related

Solution

Upgrade to version 1.3 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.

Products

Alberto Betella
Podcast Generator
1.0 Beta 2
1.1
1.2
1.0

References

Credit

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 6.8
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2008-03-04 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_1 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_1 Integrity_impact_1 Availability_impact_1

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