Home    |    View Topics    |    Search    |    Contact Us    |   



Category:   Application (Generic)  >   aBitWhizzy Vendors:
aBitWhizzy 'f' Parameter Include File Bug Lets Remote Users Execute Local Files
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1017266
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2006-6084   (Links to External Site)
Updated:  Dec 5 2006
Original Entry Date:  Nov 21 2006
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via network, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  Exploit Included:  Yes  
Version(s): prior to December 4, 2006 version
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in aBitWhizzy. A remote user can include and execute local files on the target system.

The software does not properly validate user-supplied input in the 'f' parameter. A remote user can supply a specially crafted URL to cause the target system to include and execute arbitrary PHP code from a file on the target system. The PHP code, including operating system commands, will run with the privileges of the target web service.

A demonstration exploit URL is provided:


laurent gaffie & benjamin mosse reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote user can execute PHP code and operating system commands from local files on the target system with the privileges of the target web service.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fixed version (dated December 4, 2006), available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Input validation error, State error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any), UNIX (Any), Windows (Any)

Message History:   None.

 Source Message Contents

Subject:  aBitWhizzy [local file include]

vendor site:
product : aBitWhizzy 
bug:local file include
global risk : high


Go to the Top of This SecurityTracker Archive Page

Home   |    View Topics   |    Search   |    Contact Us

This web site uses cookies for web analytics. Learn More

Copyright 2021, LLC