BandSite CMS dispxls.php root_path privileges management

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A vulnerability classified as critical was found in BandSite CMS (Content Management System) (the affected version is unknown). This vulnerability affects an unknown part of the file dispxls.php. The manipulation of the argument root_path with an unknown input leads to a privileges management vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-269. The software does not properly assign, modify, track, or check privileges for an actor, creating an unintended sphere of control for that actor. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The weakness was shared 06/20/2006 by Kw3rLN (Website). The advisory is shared for download at This vulnerability was named CVE-2006-3193. Technical details and also a public exploit are known. The MITRE ATT&CK project declares the attack technique as T1068.

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 By approaching the search of inurl:dispxls.php it is possible to find vulnerable targets with Google Hacking.

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). The entries 30963, 84286, 84287 and 84288 are related to this item.





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

VulDB Base Score: 5.3
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Class: Privileges management
CWE: CWE-269 / CWE-266
ATT&CK: T1068

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 🔍
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Researcher: Kw3rLN
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2006-3193 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 18555 - BandSite Root_Path Remote File Include Vulnerability
Secunia: 20768 - BandSite CMS "root_path" File Inclusion Vulnerabilities, Highly Critical
OSVDB: 27252 - BandSite CMS dispxls.php root_path Parameter Remote File Inclusion

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Created: 05/08/2016 07:51 PM
Updated: 08/02/2022 12:55 PM
Changes: 05/08/2016 07:51 PM (54), 12/11/2018 08:12 AM (4), 08/02/2022 12:47 PM (3), 08/02/2022 12:55 PM (7)
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