jQuery File Upload Arbitrary File Upload

high Web Application Scanning Plugin ID 98233

Synopsis

jQuery File Upload Arbitrary File Upload

Description

The version of jQuery File Upload running on the remote host is affected by an arbitrary file upload vulnerability. An unauthenticated attacker could leverage this vulnerability to gain access to the host in the context of the web application user.

Note: This has been detected using an active check and should be remediated immediately.

Solution

Upgrade to jQuery File Upload version 9.22.1 or later.

See Also

https://github.com/blueimp/jQuery-File-Upload/blob/master/VULNERABILITIES.md#remote-code-execution-vulnerability-in-the-php-component

http://www.vapidlabs.com/advisory.php?v=204

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 98233

Type: remote

Published: 10/19/2018

Updated: 3/16/2020

Scan Template: api, scan, pci

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

Exploit Available: true

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-9206