ThE TiGeR has discovered a vulnerability in the Media Gallery module for Geeklog, which can be exploited by malicious people to disclose sensitive information or to compromise a vulnerable system.
Input passed to the "_MG_CONF[path_html]" parameter in maint/ftpmedia.php is not properly verified before being used to include files. This can be exploited to include arbitrary files from local or external resources.
Successful exploitation requires that "register_globals" is enabled.
The vulnerability is confirmed in version 1.4.8a and reported in all prior 1.4.x versions.
Solution: Update to version 1.4.8b.
Provided and/or discovered by: ThE TiGeR
Original Advisory: Media Gallery:
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Subject: Geeklog Media Gallery Module "_MG_CONF[path_html]" File Inclusion
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