FreeBSD : phpwebftp -- 'language' Local File Inclusion (d9dc2697-dadf-11da-912f-00123ffe8333)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 21519
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
DescriptionSecunia 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.
SolutionUpdate the affected package.