GLSA-200501-41 : TikiWiki: Arbitrary command execution
High Nessus Plugin ID 16432
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200501-41 (TikiWiki: Arbitrary command execution)
TikiWiki does not validate files uploaded to the 'temp' directory.
A malicious user could run arbitrary commands on the server by uploading and calling a PHP script.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll TikiWiki users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-apps/tikiwiki-1.8.5'