Intrusion Prevention

Helplink.Show.PHP.File.Inclusion

Description

David Watters Helplink has a remote file inclusion vulnerability. A remote attacker can execute arbitrary script code on the web server with the privileges of the server via a specially crafted URL request to 'show.php' with the 'file' parameter set to specify a malicious PHP file from a remote system.

Affected Products

Helplink version 0.1.0 and prior.

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Currently we are not aware of any vendor supplied patch for this issue.

CVE References

CVE-2007-5099