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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-2516

mainfile.php in XOOPS and earlier, when register_globals is enabled, allows remote attackers to overwrite variables such as $xoopsOption['nocommon'] and conduct directory traversal attacks or include PHP files via (1) xoopsConfig[language] to misc.php or (2) xoopsConfig[theme_set] to index.php, as demonstrated by injecting PHP sequences into a log file.
Publish Date : 2006-05-22 Last Update Date : 2018-10-18
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access User
Vulnerability Type(s) Directory traversal

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-2516

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Xoops Xoops 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Xoops Xoops 2.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Xoops Xoops 2.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Xoops Xoops 2.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Xoops Xoops 2.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Xoops Xoops 2.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Xoops Xoops Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Xoops Xoops Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Xoops Xoops 2.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Xoops Xoops 2.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Xoops Xoops 2.0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Xoops Xoops Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Xoops Xoops Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Xoops Xoops 2.0.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Xoops Xoops 2.0.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Xoops Xoops 2.0.12 Jp Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Xoops Xoops Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Xoops Xoops Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Xoops Xoops 18

- References For CVE-2006-2516
VUPEN ADV-2006-1895
BID 18061 XOOPS Mainfile.PHP Local File Include Vulnerability Release Date:2006-05-23
BUGTRAQ 20060521 XOOPS <= 'xoopsOption[nocommon]' exploit

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-2516

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