FCKeditor with PHPNuke < 2.3 Beta upload.php Arbitrary File Upload

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3626

Synopsis

The remote web server contains a PHP application that is affected by an arbitrary file upload vulnerability.

Description

The version of FCKeditor installed on the remote host allows an unauthenticated attacker to upload arbitrary files containing PHP code and then to execute them subject to the privileges of the web server user ID.

Solution

Either edit 'editor/filemanager/upload/php/config.php' to disable file uploads or upgrade to FCKeditor 2.3 Beta or higher.

See Also

http://www.fckeditor.net/whatsnew/default.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 3626

File Name: 3626.prm

Family: CGI

Published: 2006/05/19

Modified: 2016/01/21

Dependencies: 1442

Nessus ID: 21573

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.1

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 4.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:ckeditor:fckeditor

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-2529

BID: 18029