RWCards Component for Joomla! mosConfig_absolute_path Parameter Remote File Inclusion

This script is Copyright (C) 2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote web server hosts a PHP script that is prone to a local file
inclusion attack.

Description :

The version of the RWCards component for Joomla! installed on the
remote host is affected by a remote file inclusion vulnerability because
it fails to properly sanitize user input to the
'mosConfig_absolute_path' parameter of rwcards.advancedate.php. An
unauthenticated attacker may be able to exploit this issue to view
arbitrary files or execute arbitrary code, possibly taken from
third-party hosts, on the remote host.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?69721c41
http://www.weberr.de

Solution :

Unknown at this time.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: CGI abuses

Nessus Plugin ID: 63201 ()

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