Charlie Eriksen has discovered a vulnerability in the Mac Photo Gallery plugin for WordPress, which can be exploited by malicious people to disclose sensitive information.
Input passed to the "albid" parameter in wp-content/plugins/mac-dock-gallery/macdownload.php is not properly verified before being used to read files. This can be exploited to disclose the contents of arbitrary files via directory traversal sequences.
The vulnerability is confirmed in version 2.8. Other versions may also be affected.
Solution: Update to version 2.10.
Provided and/or discovered by: Charlie Eriksen via Secunia.
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