AWStats < 6.3 awstats.pl configdir Parameter Remote Command Execution

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2534

Synopsis

The remote host is running AWStats, a CGI log analyzer.

Description

The remote host is running AWStats, a CGI log analyzer.
There are various flaws in the remote version of this software that may allow an attacker to execute code on the remote host.

Solution

Upgrade to AWStats 6.3 or higher.

See Also

http://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=185

http://awstats.sourceforge.net/docs/awstats_changelog.txt

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 2534

File Name: 2534.prm

Family: CGI

Published: 2005/01/18

Modified: 2016/01/15

Dependencies: 1442

Nessus ID: 16189

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSSv2

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 7.3

Temporal Score: 6.4

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

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

Exploitable With

Metasploit (AWStats configdir Remote Command Execution)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-0116

BID: 12270, 12298

OSVDB: 13002