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Date: Mon, 19 Mar 2012 12:53:31 -0600
From: Kurt Seifried <>
CC: Henri Salo <>,,
Subject: Re: Case YVS Image Gallery

On 02/27/2012 02:39 PM, Henri Salo wrote:
> On Mon, Feb 27, 2012 at 09:31:52AM -0700, Kurt Seifried wrote:
>> If you make a list of issues (e.g. XSS, CSRF, etc) with the code
>> examples I can assign the various blocks of issues CVEs.
> 1. ./administration/install.php opens ../functions/db_connect.php and writes to file without input validation leading to PHP code injection with all variables if any contains for example: ";} ?> <?php print("Hello World"); exit("") ?>
> Note that install guide in web says: "after instalation is complete, delete the "install.php" file" and install.php does not need permissions.

Never heard back, for now I'm going to go with the "it's documented,
therefore it's not a bug but a config issue"

> 2. ./administration/create_album.php does not have proper input validation leading to stored XSS, which can only be added by administrators, but I don't think this as a limit after other vulnerabilities. XSS will also be shown to normal users (mainpage).
> - Henri Salo

Please use CVE-2012-1564 for the XSS in administration/create_album.php

Kurt Seifried Red Hat Security Response Team (SRT)

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