RunCMS fileupload.php Arbitrary File Upload

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2798


The remote host is vulnerable to a 'file upload' flaw.


The remote host is running RunCMS, a web-based messaging system. This version of RunCMS is vulnerable to a remote file upload vulnerability. Specifically, when 'Allow custom avatar upload' has been enabled, remote attackers would be able to upload arbitrary files to the server. Successful exploitation would result in arbitary code being executed with the rights of the web application.


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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 2798

Family: CGI

Published: 2005/04/06

Modified: 2016/02/05

Dependencies: 1442

Nessus ID: 17987

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6

Temporal Score: 5.2

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

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


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.8


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

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-1031

BID: 13027