GLSA-200507-07 : phpWebSite: Multiple vulnerabilities
High Nessus Plugin ID 18656
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200507-07 (phpWebSite: Multiple vulnerabilities)
phpWebSite fails to sanitize input sent to the XML-RPC server using the 'POST' method. Other unspecified vulnerabilities have been discovered by Diabolic Crab of Hackers Center.
A remote attacker could exploit the XML-RPC vulnerability to execute arbitrary PHP script code by sending specially crafted XML data to phpWebSite. The undisclosed vulnerabilities do have an unknown impact.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll phpWebSite users should upgrade to the latest available version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-app/phpwebsite-0.10.1-r1'