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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-4499

Multiple directory traversal vulnerabilities in PHP Web Explorer 0.99b and earlier allow remote attackers to include and execute arbitrary local files via a .. (dot dot) in the (1) refer parameter to main.php and the (2) file parameter to edit.php.
Publish Date : 2008-10-08 Last Update Date : 2017-08-07
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Directory traversal

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-4499

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Php Web Explorer Php Web Explorer Lite 0.99b Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Php Web Explorer Php Web Explorer Lite 0.99a Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Php Web Explorer Php Web Explorer Lite 2

- References For CVE-2008-4499
BID 31595 PHP Web Explorer Multiple Local File Include Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-10-07
XF phpwebexplorer-main-edit-file-include(45691)
BUGTRAQ 20081004 PHPWebExplorer <= 0.09b: Local File Inclusion Vulnerability

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-4499

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