Intrusion Prevention

Unclassified.NewsBoard.ABBC.CSS.PHP.Local.File.Inclusion

Description

A Directory traversal vulnerability in bb_lib/abbc.css.php in Unclassified NewsBoard (UNB) 1.5.3-d and possibly earlier versions, when register_globals is enabled, allows remote attackers to include arbitrary files via .. (dot dot) sequences and a trailing null byte (%00) in the design_path parameter. NOTE: this is closely related, but a different vulnerability than the ABBC[Config][smileset] parameter.

Affected Products

Unclassified NewsBoard (UNB) 1.5.3-d and possibly earlier versions.

Impact

Include arbitrary files.

Recommended Actions

Currently we are not aware of any vendor-supplied patches for this issue
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CVE References

CVE-2006-2406