Remote Code Execution in Exponent
|Vulnerable Versions:||2.3.7 and probably prior|
|Advisory Publication:||January 13, 2016 [without technical details]|
|Vendor Notification:||January 13, 2016|
|Vendor Fix:||January 23, 2016|
|Public Disclosure:||February 3, 2016|
|Latest Update:||February 1, 2016|
|Vulnerability Type:||Code Injection [CWE-94]|
|CVSSv2 Base Score:||10 [CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H]|
|Solution Status:||Fixed by Vendor|
|Discovered and Provided:||High-Tech Bridge Security Research Lab|
High-Tech Bridge Security Research Lab discovered critical vulnerability in Exponent CMS, which can be exploited to inject and execute arbitrary PHP code on the vulnerable system with the privileges of the web server.
|Apply Patch #3 to Exponent CMS v2.3.7|
| High-Tech Bridge Advisory HTB23290 - https://www.immuniweb.com/advisory/HTB23290 - Remote Code Execution in Exponent|
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