FreeBSD : mantis -- php code execution vulnerability (af2745c0-c3e0-11dd-a721-0030843d3802)

High Nessus Plugin ID 35057


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


Secunia reports :

EgiX has discovered a vulnerability in Mantis, which can be exploited by malicious users to compromise a vulnerable system.

Input passed to the 'sort' parameter in manage_proj_page.php is not properly sanitised before being used in a 'create_function()' call.
This can be exploited to execute arbitrary PHP code.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 35057

File Name: freebsd_pkg_af2745c0c3e011dda7210030843d3802.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.14 $

Type: local

Published: 2008/12/08

Modified: 2014/05/08

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:mantis, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2008/12/06

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2008/10/17

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-4687

Secunia: 32314

CWE: 94