BandSite CMS addshowsform.php root_path privileges management

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A vulnerability was found in BandSite CMS (Content Management System) (affected version unknown). It has been declared as critical. Affected by this vulnerability is an unknown function of the file addshowsform.php. The manipulation of the argument root_path with an unknown input leads to a privilege escalation vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-269. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The weakness was released 06/20/2006 by Kw3rLN (Website). The advisory is shared at This vulnerability is known as CVE-2006-3193. An attack has to be approached locally. The successful exploitation requires a single authentication. Technical details and also a public exploit are known.

A public exploit has been developed by Kw3[R]Ln and been published before and not just after the advisory. It is declared as proof-of-concept. It is possible to download the exploit 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 vulnerability database at Exploit-DB (1933). Entries connected to this vulnerability are available at 30963, 84286, 84287 and 84288.





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VulDB Meta Base Score: 5.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 5.0

VulDB Base Score: 5.3
VulDB Temp Score: 5.0
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Class: Privilege escalation
CWE: CWE-269
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: Yes
Remote: No

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Access: Public
Status: Proof-of-Concept
Author: Kw3[R]Ln
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06/16/2006 🔍
06/20/2006 +4 days 🔍
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06/21/2006 +1 days 🔍
05/08/2016 +3608 days 🔍
12/11/2018 +947 days 🔍


Researcher: Kw3rLN
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2006-3193 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 18555 - BandSite Root_Path Remote File Include Vulnerability
Secunia: 20768
OSVDB: 27249 - BandSite CMS addshowsform.php root_path Parameter Remote File Inclusion

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Created: 05/08/2016 07:51 PM
Updated: 12/11/2018 09:42 AM
Changes: (3) exploit_developer_name source_cve source_exploitdb_date
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