AuraCMS 2.1 File Upload mod/contak.php image input validation

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A vulnerability, which was classified as critical, was found in AuraCMS 2.1. This affects some unknown processing of the file mod/contak.php of the component File Upload. The manipulation of the argument image with an unknown input leads to a privilege escalation vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-20. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The weakness was presented 09/10/2007 by k1tk4t (Website). The advisory is shared at This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2007-4905 since 09/17/2007. The exploitability is told to be easy. It is possible to initiate the attack remotely. No form of authentication is needed for exploitation. Technical details and a exploit are known.

It is declared as proof-of-concept. The exploit is shared for download 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 25621), X-Force (36539) and Secunia (SA26747). See 38796 and 38775 for similar entries.



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

VulDB Base Score: 7.3
VulDB Temp Score: 7.3
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Class: Privilege escalation
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Proof-of-Concept
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Researcher: k1tk4t
Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2007-4905 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 25621 - AuraCMS mod/contak.php Arbitrary File Upload Vulnerability
Secunia: 26747 - AuraCMS Multiple Vulnerabilities, Highly Critical
X-Force: 36539
OSVDB: 40505 - AuraCMS mod/contak.php Unrestricted File Upload Arbitrary PHP Code Execution

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Created: 03/16/2015 12:18 PM
Updated: 07/21/2021 09:39 PM
Changes: (4) source_xforce source_exploitdb exploit_price_0day vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_basescore
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