PHPKIT 1.6.4pl1 upload_files/include.php PHPKITSID cross-site request forgery

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A vulnerability has been found in PHPKIT 1.6.4pl1 (Content Management System) and classified as critical. Affected by this vulnerability is some unknown functionality of the file upload_files/include.php. The manipulation of the argument PHPKITSID with an unknown input leads to a cross site request forgery vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-352. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability. An attacker might be able force legitimate users to initiate unwanted actions within the web application. The summary by CVE is:

PHPKIT 1.6.4 PL1 includes the session ID in the URL, which allows remote attackers to conduct cross-site request forgery (CSRF) attacks by reading the PHPKITSID parameter from the HTTP Referer and using it in a request to (1) modify the user profile via upload_files/include.php or (2) create a new administrator via upload_files/pk/include.php.

The weakness was released 01/29/2008 (Website). It is possible to read the advisory at This vulnerability is known as CVE-2008-7193 since 09/09/2009. The attack can be launched remotely. The exploitation doesn't need any form of authentication. It demands that the victim is doing some kind of user interaction. Technical details and also 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.

The vulnerability is also documented in the vulnerability database at X-Force (40033).




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Class: Cross site request forgery
CWE: CWE-352
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Proof-of-Concept

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01/29/2008 🔍
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Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2008-7193 (🔍)
X-Force: 40033
OSVDB: 50998 - PHPKIT upload_files/include.php Multiple Action CSRF

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Created: 03/18/2015 03:15 PM
Updated: 08/15/2017 09:24 AM
Changes: (8) vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_av vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_ac vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_au vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_ci vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_ii vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_ai advisory_url source_cve_assigned
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