PHP Topsites 'counter.php' Arbitrary File Overwrite

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1533

Synopsis

The remote host is running PHP Topsites and has the CGI 'counter.php' installed.

Description

The remote host is running PHP Topsites and has the CGI 'counter.php' installed. There is a flaw in this CGI which may allow an attacker to overwrite arbitrary files on this host.

Solution

Delete this CGI.

See Also

http://php.net/ChangeLog-4.php

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 1533

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2004/08/20

Modified: 2016/02/05

Dependencies: 1442

Nessus ID: 11611

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 5

Vector: CVSS3#AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:X/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:php:php

Patch Publication Date: 2003/05/09

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2003/05/09