codelyfe Stupid Simple CMS up to 1.2.4 /file-manager/rename.php oldName path traversal

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A vulnerability classified as problematic was found in codelyfe Stupid Simple CMS up to 1.2.4 (Content Management System). Affected by this vulnerability is an unknown function of the file /file-manager/rename.php. The manipulation of the argument oldName with an unknown input leads to a path traversal vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-24. The product uses external input to construct a pathname that should be within a restricted directory, but it does not properly neutralize "../" sequences that can resolve to a location that is outside of that directory. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality.

The weakness was shared 12/21/2023. The advisory is shared at This vulnerability is known as CVE-2023-7040. Technical details and also a public exploit are known. MITRE ATT&CK project uses the attack technique T1006 for this issue.

It is possible to download the exploit at It is declared as proof-of-concept. By approaching the search of inurl:file-manager/rename.php it is possible to find vulnerable targets with Google Hacking.

There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.

The entry VDB-248690 is related to this item.






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Class: Path traversal
CWE: CWE-24 / CWE-23 / CWE-22

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Access: Public
Status: Proof-of-Concept
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12/21/2023 Advisory disclosed
12/21/2023 +0 days CVE reserved
12/21/2023 +0 days VulDB entry created
01/14/2024 +24 days VulDB entry last update


Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2023-7040 (🔒)
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Created: 12/21/2023 09:49 AM
Updated: 01/14/2024 09:23 AM
Changes: 12/21/2023 09:49 AM (42), 01/14/2024 09:19 AM (2), 01/14/2024 09:23 AM (28)
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Submitter: ggbot
Cache ID: 34:49E:40



  • Submit #254118: Stupid-Simple-CMS Stupid-Simple-CMS <=1.2.4 Unauthorized file read (by ggbot)


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