Holding Pattern Theme <= 0.6 - Arbitrary File Upload

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Description
An attacker can exploit this vulnerability to upload arbitrary PHP code and run it in the context of the Web server process. This may facilitate unauthorized access or privilege escalation.

Disclosure timeline:

2015-01-14 Vendor Alerted via email.
2015-01-14 Fix Requested via email.
2015-01-14 Vendor made clear no patch will be available.
2015-01-18 Public disclosure.

Currently we are not aware of any official solution for this vulnerability. Product is EOL and no security fixes will be made available.

Temporary solution may be to remove the file admin/upload-file.php

Affects

Theme

References

CVE 2015-1172
PACKETSTORM 130282
URL http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/534635/30/0/threaded

Classification

Type UPLOAD
CWE CWE-434

Miscellaneous

Submitter Alexander Borg
Submitter Website http://www.servernet.se/
Views 509
Verified Yes
WPVDB ID 7784

Timeline

Publicly Published 2015-02-22 (almost 2 years ago)
Added 2015-02-09 (almost 2 years ago)
Last Updated 2015-05-15 (over 1 year ago)

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