PHP-Fusion viewthread.php Arbitrary Thread Access

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2598

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a flaw that allows attackers to retrieve sensitive files or data.

Description

The remote host is running a version of PHP-Fusion that is vulnerable to an information leak via the viewthread.php script. Specifically, viewthread.php does not properly sanitize $_GET variables. An attacker exploiting this flaw would be able to view all threads (to include protected threads).

Solution

No solution is known at this time.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 2598

File Name: 2598.prm

Family: CGI

Published: 2005/02/08

Modified: 2016/01/21

Dependencies: 1442

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 5

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

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

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-0345

BID: 12482