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FreeBSD Ports: phpbb

Information

Severity

Severity

Medium

Family

Family

FreeBSD Local Security Checks

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

6.4

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

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

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Patch

Created

Created

14 years ago

Modified

Modified

6 years ago

Summary

The remote host is missing an update to the system as announced in the referenced advisory.

Insight

Insight

The following package is affected: phpbb CVE-2005-0258 Directory traversal vulnerability in (1) usercp_register.php and (2) usercp_avatar.php for phpBB 2.0.11, and possibly other versions, with gallery avatars enabled, allows remote attackers to delete (unlink) arbitrary files via '/../' sequences in the avatarselect parameter. CVE-2005-0259 phpBB 2.0.11, and possibly other versions, with remote avatars and avatar uploading enabled, allows local users to read arbitrary files by providing both a local and remote location for an avatar, then modifying the 'Upload Avatar from a URL:' field to reference the target file.

Solution

Solution

Update your system with the appropriate patches or software upgrades. http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200503-02.xml http://www.idefense.com/application/poi/display?id=205&type=vulnerabilities http://www.idefense.com/application/poi/display?id=204&type=vulnerabilities http://www.vuxml.org/freebsd/326c517a-d029-11d9-9aed-000e0c2e438a.html

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