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Improper Input Validation

CVE-2008-3181

Severity Medium
Score 6.5/10

Summary

Unrestricted file upload vulnerability in upload.php in ContentNow CMS 1.4.1 allows remote authenticated users to execute arbitrary code by uploading a file with an executable extension, then accessing it via a direct request to the file in upload/.

  • LOW
  • NETWORK
  • SINGLE
  • PARTIAL
  • PARTIAL
  • PARTIAL

CWE-20 - Improper Input Validation

The product receives input or data, but it does not validate or incorrectly validates that the input has the properties that are required to process the data safely and correctly.

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Advisory Timeline

  • Published