CVE-2006-5290

Current Description

PHP remote file inclusion vulnerability in auth/phpbb.inc.php in Shen Cheng-Da PHP News Reader (aka pnews) 2.6.4 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary PHP code via a URL in the CFG[auth_phpbb_path] parameter.

Evaluator Description

Successful exploitation requires that "register_globals" is enabled.

Referenced by CVEs:CVE-2006-6433

Basic Data

PublishedOctober 13, 2006
Last ModifiedOctober 19, 2017
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Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeNVD-CWE-Other
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityHIGH
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score5.1
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score4.9
Impact Score6.4
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegetrue

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationPhp News ReaderPhp News Reader2.6.2*******
    2.3ApplicationPhp News ReaderPhp News Reader********2.6.4

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Php News Reader Php News Reader *, 2.6.2

References

NameSourceURLTags
22354http://secunia.com/advisories/22354SECUNIAVendor Advisory
20480http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/20480BIDExploit
ADV-2006-4011http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/4011VUPEN
phpnewsreader-phpbbinc-file-include(29481)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/29481XF
2517https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/2517EXPLOIT-DB