TrueGalerie admin.php loggedin Parameter Admin Authentication Bypass

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1548

Synopsis

It is possible to gain administrative privileges on the remote TrueGallerie installation by requesting the URL '/admin.php?loggedin=1'.

Description

It is possible to gain administrative privileges on the remote TrueGallerie installation by requesting the URL '/admin.php?loggedin=1'. An attacker may use this flaw to edit the content of the remote web server.

Solution

Disable the option 'register_globals' in php.ini.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 1548

File Name: 1548.prm

Family: CGI

Published: 2004/08/18

Modified: 2016/02/05

Dependencies: 1442

Nessus ID: 11582

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:H/RL:W/RC:ND

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.6

Temporal Score: 5.4

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:H/RL:W/RC:X

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2003-1488

BID: 7427

OSVDB: 53369