Gallery includedir Parameter Remote File Inclusion

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Synopsis :

The remote web server contains a PHP script that is prone to a remote
file inclusion vulnerability.

Description :

The version of Gallery installed on the remote host is affected by a
remote file inclusion vulnerability due to the application failing to
properly sanitize user-supplied input to the 'includedir' parameter. An
attacker may use this flaw to inject arbitrary code in the remote host
and gain a shell with the privileges of the web server user.

See also :

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2001-10/0012.html

Solution :

Upgrade to Gallery 1.2.1 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: CGI abuses

Nessus Plugin ID: 11115 (gallery_injection.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 3397

CVE ID: CVE-2001-1234