CARE2X inc_config_color.php root_path privileges management

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A vulnerability classified as critical has been found in CARE2X (Health Information Software) (the affected version unknown). This affects an unknown functionality of the file inc_config_color.php. The manipulation of the argument root_path with an unknown input leads to a privilege escalation vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-269. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The weakness was published 03/13/2007 by Dedi Dwianto a.k.a the_day (Website). It is possible to read the advisory at This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2007-1458. It is possible to initiate the attack remotely. No form of authentication is needed for exploitation. Technical details and a public exploit are known.

A public exploit has been developed by the_day and been published before and not just after the advisory. It is declared as proof-of-concept. The exploit is shared for download 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 databases at SecurityFocus (BID 22951), X-Force (32981) and Secunia (SA24481). Similar entries are available at 35752, 35621, 85276 and 85277.




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VulDB Meta Temp Score: 6.9

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Class: Privilege escalation
CWE: CWE-269
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Access: Public
Status: Proof-of-Concept
Author: the_day
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Researcher: Dedi Dwianto a.k.a the_day
Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2007-1458 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 22951 - CARE2X Multiple Remote File Include Vulnerabilities
Secunia: 24481 - CARE2X File Inclusion and Information Exposure, Highly Critical
X-Force: 32981
OSVDB: 34046 - CARE2X inc_config_color.php root_path Parameter Remote File Inclusion
Vupen: ADV-2007-0938

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Created: 05/08/2016 09:46 PM
Updated: 12/26/2018 10:20 PM
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