Qabandi has discovered a vulnerability in Scripteen Free Image Hosting Script, which can be exploited by malicious people to bypass certain security restrictions.
The vulnerability is caused due to improper access restrictions when accessing the administration interface. This can be exploited to bypass the authentication mechanism and gain access to the administration control panel by setting the "cookgid" cookie to "1".
The vulnerability is confirmed in version 2.4. Other versions may also be affected.
Solution: Restrict access to the "admin/" directory (e.g. via .htaccess).
Provided and/or discovered by: Qabandi
Original Advisory: http://milw0rm.com/exploits/9256
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