CARE2X 1.1 inc_checkdate_lang.php root_path file inclusion

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A vulnerability was found in CARE2X 1.1 (Health Information Software). It has been rated as critical. This issue affects an unknown code block of the file inc_checkdate_lang.php. The manipulation of the argument root_path with an unknown input leads to a privilege escalation vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-73. Impacted is confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The weakness was released 03/13/2007 by Dedi Dwianto a.k.a the_day (Website). The advisory is shared at The identification of this vulnerability is CVE-2007-1458 since 03/14/2007. The attack may be initiated remotely. No form of authentication is needed for a successful exploitation. Technical details as well as a public exploit are known.

A public exploit has been developed by the_day and been published before and not just after the advisory. It is declared as proof-of-concept. The exploit is available at

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 22951), X-Force (32981) and Secunia (SA24481). Entries connected to this vulnerability are available at 35752, 85275, 85276 and 85277.




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Class: Privilege escalation
ATT&CK: Unknown

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Access: Public
Status: Proof-of-Concept
Author: the_day
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Researcher: Dedi Dwianto a.k.a the_day
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2007-1458 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 22951 - CARE2X Multiple Remote File Include Vulnerabilities
Secunia: 24481 - CARE2X File Inclusion and Information Exposure, Highly Critical
X-Force: 32981 - CARE2X root_path parameter file include
OSVDB: 34045 - CARE2X inc_charset_fx.php root_path Parameter Remote File Inclusion
Vupen: ADV-2007-0938

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Created: 03/13/2015 12:16 PM
Updated: 08/27/2018 07:34 AM
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