Jelsoft VBulletin 3.5.1/3.5.2/3.5.4 impexmodule.php systempath memory corruption

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A vulnerability, which was classified as critical, has been found in Jelsoft VBulletin 3.5.1/3.5.2/3.5.4 (Forum Software). This issue affects some unknown processing of the file impexmodule.php. The manipulation of the argument systempath with an unknown input leads to a memory corruption vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-119. Impacted is integrity.

The weakness was presented 04/12/2006 by Dr.Jr7 as confirmed posting (Bugtraq). The advisory is shared at The identification of this vulnerability is CVE-2006-1816 since 04/17/2006. The exploitation is known to be easy. The attack may be initiated remotely. No form of authentication is needed for a successful exploitation. Technical details as well as a exploit are known.

After even before and not, there has been an exploit disclosed. It is declared as proof-of-concept. The vulnerability was handled as a non-public zero-day exploit for at least 1 days. During that time the estimated underground price was around $0-$5k.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at X-Force (25789) and Secunia (SA19352). See 29328, 83794 and 83795 for similar entries.





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VulDB Meta Base Score: 5.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 4.8

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Class: Memory corruption
CWE: CWE-119
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Proof-of-Concept

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Researcher: Dr.Jr7
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2006-1816 (🔍)
Secunia: 19352 - vBulletin ImpEx Module "systempath" File Inclusion Vulnerability, Highly Critical
X-Force: 25789 - vBulletin ImpEx multiple file include
OSVDB: 24690 - vBulletin ImpEx Module ImpExModule.php systempath Parameter Remote File Inclusion

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Created: 03/12/2015 12:19 PM
Updated: 07/24/2018 10:12 AM
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