Carlos Sanchez Valle MyNewsGroups 0.6b layersmenu.inc.php myng_root code injection

entryeditHistoryDiffjsonxmlCTI
CVSS Meta Temp Score
CVSS is a standardized scoring system to determine possibilities of attacks. The Temp Score considers temporal factors like disclosure, exploit and countermeasures. The unique Meta Score calculates the average score of different sources to provide a normalized scoring system.
Current Exploit Price (≈)
Our analysts are monitoring exploit markets and are in contact with vulnerability brokers. The range indicates the observed or calculated exploit price to be seen on exploit markets. A good indicator to understand the monetary effort required for and the popularity of an attack.
CTI Interest Score
Our Cyber Threat Intelligence team is monitoring different web sites, mailing lists, exploit markets and social media networks. The CTI Interest Score identifies the interest of attackers and the security community for this specific vulnerability in real-time. A high score indicates an elevated risk to be targeted for this vulnerability.
6.9$0-$5k0.00

A vulnerability has been found in Carlos Sanchez Valle MyNewsGroups 0.6b and classified as critical. Affected by this vulnerability is an unknown code block in the library lib/tree/layersmenu.inc.php of the file layersmenu.inc.php. The manipulation of the argument myng_root with an unknown input leads to a privilege escalation vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-94. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The weakness was presented 07/31/2006 by Philipp Niedziela (Website). It is possible to read the advisory at bb-pcsecurity.de. This vulnerability is known as CVE-2006-3966 since 08/01/2006. The exploitation appears to be easy. The attack can be launched remotely. The exploitation doesn't need any form of authentication. Technical details and also a public exploit are known.

A public exploit has been developed by Philipp Niedziela and been published even before and not after the advisory. It is declared as proof-of-concept. It is possible to download the exploit at securityfocus.com.

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

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at SecurityFocus (BID 19258), X-Force (28091), Secunia (SA21263) and SecurityTracker (ID 1016613).

Productinfoedit

Vendor

Name

CPE 2.3infoedit

CPE 2.2infoedit

CVSSv3infoedit

VulDB Meta Base Score: 7.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 6.9

VulDB Base Score: 7.3
VulDB Temp Score: 6.9
VulDB Vector: 🔍
VulDB Reliability: 🔍

CVSSv2infoedit

AVACAuCIA
🔍🔍🔍🔍🔍🔍
🔍🔍🔍🔍🔍🔍
🔍🔍🔍🔍🔍🔍
VectorComplexityAuthenticationConfidentialityIntegrityAvailability
unlockunlockunlockunlockunlockunlock
unlockunlockunlockunlockunlockunlock
unlockunlockunlockunlockunlockunlock

VulDB Base Score: 🔍
VulDB Temp Score: 🔍
VulDB Reliability: 🔍

NVD Base Score: 🔍

Exploitinginfoedit

Class: Privilege escalation
CWE: CWE-94
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

Availability: 🔍
Access: Public
Status: Proof-of-Concept
Author: Philipp Niedziela
Download: 🔍

Price Prediction: 🔍
Current Price Estimation: 🔍

0-Dayunlockunlockunlockunlock
Todayunlockunlockunlockunlock

Exploit-DB: 🔍

Threat Intelligenceinfoedit

Threat: 🔍
Adversaries: 🔍
Geopolitics: 🔍
Economy: 🔍
Predictions: 🔍
Remediation: 🔍

Countermeasuresinfoedit

Recommended: no mitigation known
Status: 🔍

0-Day Time: 🔍

Timelineinfoedit

07/31/2006 🔍
07/31/2006 +0 days 🔍
07/31/2006 +0 days 🔍
07/31/2006 +0 days 🔍
08/01/2006 +0 days 🔍
08/01/2006 +0 days 🔍
08/01/2006 +0 days 🔍
08/01/2006 +0 days 🔍
03/12/2015 +3144 days 🔍
08/07/2017 +879 days 🔍

Sourcesinfoedit

Advisory: bb-pcsecurity.de
Researcher: Philipp Niedziela
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2006-3966 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 19258 - MyNewsGroups Layersmenu.INC.PHP Remote File Include Vulnerability
Secunia: 21263
X-Force: 28091
SecurityTracker: 1016613 - MyNewsGroups Include File Flaw in 'myng_root' Parameter Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
OSVDB: 27666 - MyNewsGroups layersmenu.inc.php myng_root Parameter Remote File Inclusion
Vupen: ADV-2006-3073

scip Labs: https://www.scip.ch/en/?labs.20161013

Entryinfoedit

Created: 03/12/2015 02:25 PM
Updated: 08/07/2017 12:59 PM
Changes: (15) advisory_url advisory_person_name exploit_publicity exploit_url exploit_developer_name source_cve_assigned source_secunia source_securityfocus_date source_securityfocus_class source_sectracker source_sectracker_date source_sectracker_cause source_vupen source_exploitdb source_exploitdb_date
Complete: 🔍

Comments

No comments yet. Please log in to comment.

Interested in the pricing of exploits?

See the underground prices here!