CVE-2003-1373

Current Description

Directory traversal vulnerability in auth.php for PhpBB 1.4.0 through 1.4.4 allows remote attackers to read and include arbitrary files via .. (dot dot) sequences followed by NULL (%00) characters in CGI parameters, as demonstrated using the lang parameter in prefs.php.

Basic Data

PublishedDecember 31, 2003
Last ModifiedJuly 29, 2017
Assignercve@mitre.org
Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeCWE-22
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityMEDIUM
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score6.8
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score8.6
Impact Score6.4
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationPhpbb GroupPhpbb1.4.0*******
    2.3ApplicationPhpbb GroupPhpbb1.4.1*******
    2.3ApplicationPhpbb GroupPhpbb1.4.2*******
    2.3ApplicationPhpbb GroupPhpbb1.4.4*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Phpbb Group Phpbb 1.4.0, 1.4.1, 1.4.2, 1.4.4

References

NameSourceURLTags
20030220 phpBB Security Bugshttp://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2003-02/0245.htmlBUGTRAQ
6889http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/6889BID
phpbb-auth-read-files(11407)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/11407XF