PPA functions.inc.php ppa_root_path Parameter Remote File Inclusion

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3061


The remote host is vulnerable to a Script Injection attack.


The remote host is running PPA, a photo album application written in PHP.
There is a flaw in the remote version of this software that may allow an attacker to force the remote PHP script to include arbitrary files hosted on a third-party server. Therefore, an attacker can exploit this flaw to execute arbitrary PHP code on the remote host.


No solution is known at this time.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 3061

File Name: 3061.prm

Family: CGI

Published: 2005/07/11

Modified: 2017/01/31

Dependencies: 1442

Nessus ID: 18672

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 7.5

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

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


Base Score: 7.3

Temporal Score: 7.3


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

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-2199

BID: 14209