Moderate

CVE-2009-0290 - Path Traversal vulnerability in SIR Gnuboard 4.31.03

Publication: 2009-01-27
Summary

Directory traversal vulnerability in common.php in SIR GNUBoard 4.31.03 allows remote attackers to include and execute arbitrary local files via a .. (dot dot) in the g4_path parameter. NOTE: in some environments, this can be leveraged for remote code execution via a data: URI or a UNC share pathname.

Classification
CWE-22: Path Traversal

Risk level (CVSS 6.8)

Moderate

6.8

Access Vector

  • Network
  • Adjacent Network
  • Local

Access Complexity

  • Low
  • Medium
  • High

Authentication

  • None
  • Single
  • Multiple

Confident. Impact

  • Complete
  • Partial
  • None

Integrity Impact

  • Complete
  • Partial
  • None

Affected Products

  • SIR Gnuboard 4.31.03