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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2013-5576 (1 public exploit)

administrator/components/com_media/helpers/media.php in the media manager in Joomla! 2.5.x before 2.5.14 and 3.x before 3.1.5 allows remote authenticated users or remote attackers to bypass intended access restrictions and upload files with dangerous extensions via a filename with a trailing . (dot), as exploited in the wild in August 2013.
Publish Date : 2013-10-09 Last Update Date : 2013-11-30
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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 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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Bypass a restriction or similar

- Products Affected By CVE-2013-5576

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Joomla Joomla! 2.5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Joomla Joomla! 2.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Joomla Joomla! 2.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Joomla Joomla! 2.5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Joomla Joomla! 2.5.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Joomla Joomla! 2.5.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Joomla Joomla! 2.5.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Joomla Joomla! 2.5.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Joomla Joomla! 2.5.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Joomla Joomla! 2.5.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Joomla Joomla! 2.5.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Joomla Joomla! 2.5.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Joomla Joomla! 2.5.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Joomla Joomla! 2.5.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Joomla Joomla! 3.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Joomla Joomla! 3.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Joomla Joomla! 3.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Joomla Joomla! 3.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Joomla Joomla! 3.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Joomla Joomla! 3.1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Joomla Joomla! 3.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Joomla Joomla! 3.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Joomla Joomla! 3.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Joomla Joomla! 3.1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Joomla Joomla! 24

- References For CVE-2013-5576 CONFIRM CONFIRM
EXPLOIT-DB 27610 Joomla Media Manager File Upload Vulnerability Author:metasploit Release Date:2013-08-15 (php) remotePort:80
MLIST [oss-security] 20130824 Re: CVE request: Joomla unauthorised uploads before 2.5.14 / 3.1.5
MLIST [oss-security] 20130824 CVE request: Joomla unauthorised uploads before 2.5.14 / 3.1.5 CONFIRM
CERT-VN VU#639620

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2013-5576

Joomla Media Manager File Upload Vulnerability
This module exploits a vulnerability found in Joomla 2.5.x up to 2.5.13, as well as 3.x up to 3.1.4 versions. The vulnerability exists in the Media Manager component, which comes by default in Joomla, allowing arbitrary file uploads, and results in arbitrary code execution. The module has been tested successfully on Joomla 2.5.13 and 3.1.4 on Ubuntu 10.04. Note: If public access isn't allowed to the Media Manager, you will need to supply a valid username and password (Editor role or higher) in order to work properly.
Module type : exploit Rank : excellent Platforms : PHP

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