FreeBSD : phpwebftp -- 'language' Local File Inclusion (d9dc2697-dadf-11da-912f-00123ffe8333)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

Secunia reports :

phpWebFTP have a vulnerability, which can be exploited by malicious
people to disclose sensitive information.

Input passed to the 'language' parameter in index.php isn't properly
verified, before it is used to include files. This can be exploited to
include arbitrary files from local resources.

Successful exploitation requires that 'magic_quotes_gpc' is disabled.

See also :

https://sourceforge.net/forum/forum.php?forum_id=566199
http://www.nessus.org/u?a23c2a2e

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.4
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 21519 (freebsd_pkg_d9dc2697dadf11da912f00123ffe8333.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-1812
CVE-2006-1813

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