VDB-40368 · CVE-2007-6657 · OSVDB 39895

Mihalism Multi Host up to 3.0.x load_forum.php mfh_root_path code injection

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A vulnerability, which was classified as critical, was found in Mihalism Multi Host up to 3.0.x. Affected is some unknown processing of the file load_forum.php. The manipulation of the argument mfh_root_path with an unknown input leads to a privilege escalation vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-94. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability. CVE summarizes:

PHP remote file inclusion vulnerability in source/includes/load_forum.php in Mihalism Multi Forum Host 3.0.x and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary PHP code via a URL in the mfh_root_path parameter.

The weakness was presented 12/29/2007 (Website). The advisory is shared for download at milw0rm.com. This vulnerability is traded as CVE-2007-6657 since 01/03/2008. The exploitability is told to be easy. It is possible to launch the attack remotely. The exploitation doesn't require any form of authentication. Technical details and a exploit are known.

After immediately, there has been an exploit disclosed. It is declared as proof-of-concept.

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

See 40364 for similar entry.




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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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12/29/2007 🔍
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Advisory: milw0rm.com
Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2007-6657 (🔍)
OSVDB: 39895 - Mihalism Multi Forum Host load_forum.php mfh_root_path Parameter Remote File Inclusion

scip Labs: https://www.scip.ch/en/?labs.20161013
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Created: 03/16/2015 01:43 PM
Updated: 08/14/2017 09:10 AM
Changes: (7) vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_av vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_ac vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_au vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_ci vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_ii vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_ai source_cve_assigned
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