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Unrestricted Upload of File with Dangerous Type


Severity Medium
Score 5/10


Halo Blog CMS v1.4.17 was discovered to allow attackers to upload arbitrary files via the Attachment Upload function.

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CWE-434 - Unrestricted Upload of File with dangerous type

'Unrestricted file upload with dangerous type' attacks involve an attacker uploading or transferring files of dangerous types to the server. The severity of such an attack depends upon the execution mechanism and the storage location of the uploaded file. Thus, it may range from simple defacement to arbitrary file execution, and complete system takeover.


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