A vulnerability has been reported in multiple WPScientist themes for WordPress, which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a vulnerable system.
The vulnerability is caused due to the valums_uploader/php.php script allowing the upload of files with arbitrary extensions to a folder inside the webroot. This can be exploited to execute arbitrary PHP code by uploading a malicious PHP script.
The vulnerability is reported in the following themes:
* Lightspeed version 1.1.2
* Eptonic version 1.4.3
* Nuance version 1.2.3
Solution: No official solution is currently available.
Provided and/or discovered by: JingoBD
Original Advisory: http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/119241/WordPress-Valums-Uploader-Shell-Upload.html
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