Public Date:
888990: CVE-2012-5651 CVE-2012-5652 CVE-2012-5653 drupal: multiple flaws fixed in 6.27/7.18 (SA-CORE-2012-004)

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The file upload feature in Drupal 6.x before 6.27 and 7.x before 7.18 allows remote authenticated users to bypass the protection mechanism and execute arbitrary PHP code via a null byte in a file name.

Find out more about CVE-2012-5653 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score 5.1
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity High
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial

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