Mosets Tree Savant2_Filter_colorizeCode.php mosConfig_absolute_path privileges management

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A vulnerability was found in Mosets Tree (Content Management System) (unknown version). It has been rated as critical. This issue affects an unknown functionality of the file Savant2_Filter_colorizeCode.php. The manipulation of the argument mosConfig_absolute_path 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 disclosed 07/22/2006 by Botan as confirmed posting (Bugtraq). The advisory is shared at The identification of this vulnerability is CVE-2006-3990. The exploitation is known to be easy. The attack may be initiated remotely. No form of authentication is needed for a successful exploitation. Technical details as well as a public exploit are known. MITRE ATT&CK project uses the attack technique T1068 for this issue.

It is declared as proof-of-concept. By approaching the search of inurl:Savant2_Filter_colorizeCode.php it is possible to find vulnerable targets with Google Hacking.

The vulnerability is also documented in the vulnerability database at X-Force (27906). The entries 31647, 84615, 84616 and 84618 are pretty similar.





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VulDB Meta Base Score: 7.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 6.6

VulDB Base Score: 7.3
VulDB Temp Score: 6.6
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Class: Privileges management
CWE: CWE-269 / CWE-266
ATT&CK: T1068

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Access: Public
Status: Proof-of-Concept
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07/22/2006 🔍
07/25/2006 +3 days 🔍
08/04/2006 +9 days 🔍
09/10/2006 +37 days 🔍
05/08/2016 +3528 days 🔍
08/04/2022 +2279 days 🔍


Researcher: Botan
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2006-3990 (🔍)
X-Force: 27906 - Savant2 Multiple Plugin file include
SecurityFocus: 19151 - PHPSavant Savant2 Multiple Remote File Include Vulnerabilities
OSVDB: 28682 - Mosets Tree Savant2_Filter_colorizeCode.php mosConfig_absolute_path Parameter Remote File Inclusion

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Created: 05/08/2016 08:01 PM
Updated: 08/04/2022 01:43 PM
Changes: 05/08/2016 08:01 PM (47), 06/07/2017 02:51 PM (5), 08/04/2022 01:37 PM (2), 08/04/2022 01:43 PM (7)
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