ActionApps modules/ privileges management

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A vulnerability, which was classified as critical, has been found in ActionApps (Content Management System) (unknown version). This issue affects an unknown code of the file modules/. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a privileges management vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to 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. Impacted is confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The weakness was published 05/25/2006 by Kacper (Website). The advisory is shared at The identification of this vulnerability is CVE-2006-2686. Technical details as well as a public exploit are known. MITRE ATT&CK project uses the attack technique T1068 for this issue.

A public exploit has been developed by Kacper and been published before and not just after the advisory. It is declared as proof-of-concept. The exploit is available 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 (1829). Similar entries are available at 30503, 84306, 84307 and 84308.





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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: 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: Kacper
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Researcher: Kacper
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2006-2686 (🔍)
X-Force: 26776
SecurityFocus: 19133
Secunia: 20299 - ActionApps "GLOBALS[AA_INC_PATH]" File Inclusion, Highly Critical
OSVDB: 27254 - ActionApps modules/ Directory Multiple Script Remote File Inclusion

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Created: 05/08/2016 07:51 PM
Updated: 08/02/2022 01:10 PM
Changes: 05/08/2016 07:51 PM (46), 12/11/2018 08:12 AM (6), 08/02/2022 01:02 PM (5), 08/02/2022 01:10 PM (8)
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