Affected configuration(s):


Date published: 2015-06-10T14:59:00.067-04:00

Date last modified: 2015-06-11T13:32:08.147-04:00

CVSS Score: 6.5

Principal attack vector: NETWORK

Complexity:  LOW

Reference URL:

Summary: cloner.functions.php in the XCloner plugin 3.1.1 for WordPress and 3.5.1 for Joomla! allows remote administrators to execute arbitrary code via shell metacharacters in the (1) file name when creating a backup or vectors related to the (2) $_CONFIG[tarpath], (3) $exclude, (4) $_CONFIG[‘tarcompress’], (5) $_CONFIG[‘filename’], (6) $_CONFIG[‘exfile_tar’], (7) $_CONFIG[sqldump], (8) $_CONFIG[‘mysql_host’], (9) $_CONFIG[‘mysql_pass’], (10) $_CONFIG[‘mysql_user’], (11) $database_name, or (12) $sqlfile variable.


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