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<!DOCTYPE glsa SYSTEM "http://www.gentoo.org/dtd/glsa.dtd">
<glsa id="200311-07">
<title>phpSysInfo: arbitrary code execution and directory traversal</title>
<synopsis>
phpSysInfo contains two vulnerabilities that can allow arbitrary code
execution and local directory traversal.
</synopsis>
<product type="ebuild">phpSysInfo</product>
<announced>2003-11-22</announced>
<revised>December 30, 2007: 02</revised>
<bug>26782</bug>
<access>local</access>
<affected>
<package name="www-apps/phpsysinfo" auto="yes" arch="*">
<unaffected range="ge">2.1-r1</unaffected>
<vulnerable range="le">2.1</vulnerable>
</package>
</affected>
<background>
<p>
phpSysInfo is a PHP system information tool.
</p>
</background>
<description>
<p>
phpSysInfo contains two vulnerabilities which could allow local files to be
read or arbitrary PHP code to be executed, under the privileges of the web
server process.
</p>
</description>
<impact type="normal">
<p>
An attacker could read local files or execute arbitrary code with the
permissions of the user running the host web server.
</p>
</impact>
<workaround>
<p>
There is no known workaround at this time.
</p>
</workaround>
<resolution>
<p>
It is recommended that all Gentoo Linux users who are running
www-apps/phpsysinfo upgrade to the fixed version:
</p>
<code>
# emerge sync
# emerge -pv '&gt;=www-apps/phpsysinfo-2.1-r1'
# emerge '&gt;=www-apps/phpsysinfo-2.1-r1'
# emerge clean</code>
</resolution>
<references>
<uri link="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CAN-2003-0536">CAN-2003-0536</uri>
</references>
</glsa>