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The attacker might not have any user level access to the web application. However, this does not mean that the application cannot be compromised remotely. Command Injection vulnerabilities could be triggered even by unauthenticated users.
In the exercise below, the attacker is unauthenticated to the web application and needs to find a command injection attacker to run arbitrary commands on the server.
Basilic is a free and open-source bibliography system written in PHP. It is mainly for search laboratories and academic institutions.
Basilic (1.5.14) is vulnerable to Command Injection documented in CVE-2012-3399.
Objective: Your mission is to find and exploit this vulnerability.
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