RWCards Component for Joomla! 'mosConfig_absolute_path' Parameter Remote File Include

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote web server contains a PHP application that is affected by a
remote file include vulnerability.

Description :

The version of the RWCards component for Joomla! running on the remote
host is affected by a remote file include vulnerability due to
improper sanitization of user-supplied input to the
'mosConfig_absolute_path' parameter before using it in the
rwcards.advancedate.php script to include PHP code. An
unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this issue to disclose
arbitrary files or execute arbitrary PHP code on the remote host,
subject to the privileges of the web server user ID.

See also :

Solution :

Unknown at this time.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: CGI abuses

Nessus Plugin ID: 63201 ()

Bugtraq ID:


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